Jayadev S. Athreya

Professor of Mathematics
Professor of the Comparative History of Ideas
Founder, Washington Experimental Mathematics Lab
Member, Just Mathematics Collective

Department of Mathematics
University of Washington


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I share in Federico Ardila-Mantilla's axioms:

Axiom 1
Mathematical talent is distributed equally among different groups, irrespective of geographic, demographic, and economic boundaries.
Axiom 2
Everyone can have joyful, meaningful, and empowering mathematical experiences.
Axiom 3
Mathematics is a powerful, malleable tool that can be shaped and used differently by various communities to serve their needs.
Axiom 4
Every student deserves to be treated with dignity and respect.

A new discovery on dodecahedra

Quanta Magazine
VICE Magazine

A documentary about my friend and colleague Maryam Mirzakhani

Secrets of the Surface - official trailer 2020 from Zala Films on Vimeo.