## Is Manjul Bhargava Indian mathematician?

Bhargava, who is only 46 years old, has achieved unparalleled success as a mathematician for his work in number theory, and he was the first person of Indian origin to win a Fields Medal.

### What did Manjul Bhargava do?

Primarily known for his contributions to number theory, Bhargava was awarded the Fields Medal in 2014 “for developing powerful new methods in the geometry of numbers, which he applied to count rings of small rank and to bound the average rank of elliptic curves.”

#### Who is first Indian mathematician got field award?

Fields Medal Winners from India Akshay Venkatesh received the Fields Medal at the International Congress of Mathematics in Rio de Janeiro. He is the second Indian-origin individual to receive the award, following Manjul Bhargava, a Princeton University graduate, in 2014.

**What caste is Bhargava?**

Bhargava (commonly written as Bhargav in North India) also known as Brighu Jayate Eti Bhargava is a Brahmin community in India who are believed to be the descendants of the sage Bhrigu and Lord Shiva.

**What is S Ramanujan award?**

Fellow of the Royal SocietySrinivasa Ramanujan / Awards

## What is the gotra of Bhargava?

However, it should be noted that Brahmins of many other Gotras(mainly in central India) use the Bhargava surname which has no relation with the Dhusar community. Lord Parshurama is also known as ‘Bhargava Rama’ and hence the surname ‘Bhargava’ is used by Brahmins of various Gotras of his lineage.

### Which God is Bhargava?

‘Rama with an axe’), also referred to as Rama Jamadagnya, Rama Bhargava and Veerarama, is the sixth avatar among the Dashavatara of the preserver god Vishnu in Hinduism….

Parashurama | |
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Other names | Bhargava Rama Jamadagnya Rama Rambhadra |

Devanagari | भगवान परशुराम |

Sanskrit transliteration | Paraśurāma |

Affiliation | Vaishnavism |

#### Who is Bhargava Rama?

Lord Parashurama also known as Bhargava Rama, was the son of a great Brahmin father Rishi Jamadagni and a Kshyatriya mother Renuka.

**Who is Bhargava’s first math teacher?**

His mother Mira Bhargava, a mathematician at Hofstra University, was his first mathematics teacher. He completed all of his high school math and computer science courses by age 14.

**What is the contribution of Manjul Bhargava in mathematics?**

In 2015 Manjul Bhargava and Arul Shankar proved the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture for a positive proportion of elliptic curves. Bhargava has won several awards for his research, the most prestigious being the Fields Medal, the highest award in the field of mathematics, which he won in 2014.

## Is Professor Manjul Bhargava elected to National Academy of Sciences?

^ “Professor Manjul Bhargava Has Been Elected to National Academy of Sciences”. Math.princeton.edu. Archived from the original on 23 October 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2014.

### Where did Rajesh Bhargava grow up?

Bhargava was born in an Indian family in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada but grew up and attended school primarily in Long Island, New York. His mother Mira Bhargava, a mathematician at Hofstra University, was his first mathematics teacher. He completed all of his high school math and computer science courses by age 14.