Evelyn Lamb

Contributing Writer

Illustration of 826-vertex graph for "Decades-Old Graph Problem Yields to Amateur Mathematician"
graph theory

Decades-Old Graph Problem Yields to Amateur Mathematician

By making the first progress on the “chromatic number of the plane” problem in over 60 years, an anti-aging pundit has achieved mathematical immortality.

About the author

Evelyn Lamb is a science and mathematics writer as well as a mathematician at the University of Utah.