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E_{8}

Hi there, mathematicians. I assume you've heard the big news about E

248-dimension maths puzzle solved

Lie groups aren't a specialty of mine, so I'll hold off writing about this (for now), but you might be interested to read what a few other are saying.

Tags: E

_{8}by now:248-dimension maths puzzle solved

An international team of mathematicians has detailed a vast complex numerical "structure" which was invented more than a century ago.

Mapping the 248-dimensional structure, called E8, took four years of work and produced more data than the Human Genome Project, researchers said.

Lie groups aren't a specialty of mine, so I'll hold off writing about this (for now), but you might be interested to read what a few other are saying.

- AIM press release: Mathematicians Map E
_{8} - New York Times: The Scientific Promise of Perfect Symmetry
- Good Math, Bad Math: The Mapping of the E
_{8}Lie Group (Minor Update) - Not Even Wrong: E
_{8}Media Blitz - The n-Category CafĂ©: News about E
_{8} - The Unapologetic Mathematician: A rough overview
- The Unapologetic Mathematician: Lie groups, Lie algebras, and representations

Tags: E

_{8}, Lie groups, string theoryLabels: mathematics

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