Mathematician:Yasumasa Kanada

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Mathematician

Japanese mathematician most known for his numerous world records over the past three decades for calculating digits of $\pi$.

He has set the record $11$ of the past $21$ times.


Nationality

Japanese


History

  • Born: 1949 in Japan


Theorems and Definitions

Results named for Yasumasa Kanada can be found here.


Publications

Also known as

In Japanese, his name is rendered 金田 康正.

Reported by some sources as Tasumasa Kanada, but it is suspected that this is a mistake.

Some internet sources give his name as Takahashi Kanada, but that is probably a conflation of Yasumasa Kanada and Daisuke Takahashi.