# Mathematicians Interview

### Louis Kauffman, knot theory, Kauffman polynomial

Louis Hirsch Kauffman (born 1945). Mathematician, topologist.

### Andrew Strominger. Quantum gravity, string theory

### Gregory Chaitin, algorithmic complexity, Chaitin's constant

math Chaitin's constant [ Chaitin's constant ] [ 2019-01-06 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaitin%27s_constant ] this is when, computer science enters the twilight zone. if you understand it, let me know. i want to kiss your ass.

### Bob Coecke, Quantum Picturalism, ZX-calculus

### Jan Ambjørn, physics, Causal Dynamical Triangulation Theory

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- Math Prizes and Nobel Ignobility
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- Russell Towle Died (1949 to 2008)
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- Mathematician John Baez