‘The Big Bang Theory’ takes math notes from Carl Pomerance

by Bill Platt, Dartmouth College | Reference: https://phys.org A prime number theory equation by mathematics professor emeritus Carl Pomerance turned up on The Big Bang Theory, where it was scrawled on a white board in the background of the hit sitcom about a group of friends and roommates who are scientists, many of them physicists at the California Institute of Technology.