List of Unsolved Problems in Mathematics

List Of Unsolved Problems In Mathematics

This article lists some unsolved problems in mathematics. See individual articles for details and sources.

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List Of Unsolved Problems In Mathematics - Problems Solved Recently
... Gromov's problem on distortion of knots (John Pardon, 2011) Circular law (Terence Tao and Van H ... Henle, 2007) Road coloring conjecture (Avraham Trahtman, 2007) The Angel problem (Various independent proofs, 2006) The Langlands–Shelstad fundamental lemma (Ngô Bảo Châu and Gérard Laumon, 2004) Stanley ...

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