Book of the Week
Cédric Villani - Birth of a Theorem
Landau damping - the cold, unattainable beauty.
Cedric Villani relishes months of uninterrupted research at Princeton's Institute for Advanced Study.
Rock-star mathematician Cédric Villani's quest to tame a new theorem continues.
Read by Julian Rhind-Tutt
Translated by Malcolm DeBevoise
Abridged by Richard Hamilton
Producer: Gemma Jenkins
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2015. Show less