Equal to the Task - USM Today

Aayush Karan ’19 solved a 30-year old problem in the mathematical field of knot theory and was named one of 40 finalists in the Regeneron Science Talent Search competition. Last year, Aayush Karan ’19 had spent the better part of five months attempting to solve a mathematical problem in the field of knot theory when the unexpected happened—someone else solved the problem first. “A mathematician …