Beautiful Equations: The Enigma of Prime Numbers


  • G u a r d i a n   L i v e   E v e n t


    Beautiful Equations: 
    the enigma of prime numbers​​​​​​​
    A set of illustrations for a speech background in the Guardian Live event – Beautiful Equations. It was designed for the talk about the prime numbers from Marcus du Sautoy, Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford. ​​​​​​​

  • I l l u s t r a t i o n
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    01. What are prime numbers?

  • 02. Knowing how to find the primes is a total mystery

  • 03. Primes go on for ever

  • 04. Riemann’s formula for the primes: 
    the primes become

  • 05. Riemann’s equation turned the primes into these points at sea-level in the zeta landscape.

  • 06. Applications: 
    cracking codes


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