# Mathematician:Peter Benjamin Borwein

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## Mathematician

Scottish mathematician best known for his contribution towards the Bailey-Borwein-Plouffe Algorithm.

Younger brother of Jonathan Michael Borwein and son of David Borwein.

## Nationality

Scottish, of Lithuanian origin

## History

- Born: 10 May 1953, St. Andrews, Scotland

## Theorems and Definitions

- Bailey-Borwein-Plouffe Algorithm (with David Harold Bailey and Simon Plouffe)
- Borwein's Algorithm (with Jonathan Michael Borwein)

## Publications

- 1996:
*Giuga's Conjecture on Primality*(*Amer. Math. Monthly***Vol. 103**,*no. 1*: 40 – 50) (with D. Borwein, J.M. Borwein and R. Girgensohn) www.jstor.org/stable/2975213