S. Narayana Aiyar was chief accountant at the Madras Port Trust office, where Ramanujan worked as a clerk in 1912-1914. In this article, a short biography of S. Narayana Aiyar is given, his mathematical contributions are discussed, and his personal and mathematical relationships with Ramanujan are examined and emphasized.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||American Mathematical Monthly|
|State||Published - Nov 2011|
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