# Mathematician:Sarvadaman D.S. Chowla

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## Mathematician

British-born Indian American mathematician who worked mainly in number theory.

## Nationality

English / Indian / American

## History

- Born: 22 October 1907 in London, England
- Died: 10 December 1995 in Laramie, Wyoming, USA

## Theorems and Definitions

- Ankeny-Artin-Chowla Congruence (with Nesmith Cornett Ankeny and Emil Artin)
- Bruck-Chowla-Ryser Theorem (with Richard Bruck and Herbert John Ryser)
- Chowla-Mordell Theorem (independently of Louis Mordell)
- Chowla-Selberg Formula (with Atle Selberg)

## Publications

- 1951:
*The class-number of real quadratic number fields*(*Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.***Vol. 57**: pp. 524 – 525) (with Nesmith Cornett Ankeny and Emil Artin)

- 1960:
*On the maximal number of pairwise orthogonal Latin squares of a given order*(with Paul Erdős and Ernst Gabor Straus)

- 1965:
*Riemann Hypothesis and Hilbert's Tenth Problem*