Room: |
RC-6109, Red Centre |

Email (@unsw.edu.au): |
m.hirschhorn |

Web: |
http://web.maths.unsw.edu.au/~mikeh/ |

Research Gateway profile: |
https://research.unsw.edu.au/people/dr-mike-hirschhorn |

Mike Hirschhorn is a member of the Combinatorics research group. He studies applications of q-series to problems in additive number theory. A greater part of his work is bound up in elucidating results due to Ramanujan.

Dr Mike Hirschhorn's book, The Power of q: A Personal Journey, was released in August 2017.

### Selected talks:

- Lectures on "The power of q", University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2014.

Part I | Part II | Part III | Part IV | Part V | Part VI | Part VII |

- Some properties of the partitions of a number (Presented at "The Combinatorics of q-series and Partitions", Nankai University, Tian-jin, China, August 2013.
- Simple proofs of Ramanujan's partition congruences (Presented at the Workshop on q-series, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, July 2013)
- Some modular equations in Ramanujan’s notebooks (Presented at the International Conference “The Legacy of Srinivasa Ramanujan”, Delhi, India, December 17–22, 2012)
- My contact with Ramanujan (Presented at the International Conference “The Legacy of Srinivasa Ramanujan”, SASTRA, Kumbakonam, India, December 14–15, 2012)
- Factorisations of certain identities of Ramanujan (Presented at the International Conference on the Works of Srinivasa Ramanujan and Related Topics, Mysore, India, December 12–14, 2012)
- An identity that changed the course of history (Presented at Ramanujan 125, Gainesville USA, 6 November 2012)

### MathSoc Integration Bee (February 2014)

### Mike's Monthly Maths Mysteries

Problems and solutions from Mike's Facebook series, *Mike's Monthly Maths Mysteries*.

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### Mike's Maths Mysteries

Problems and solutions from Mike's popular Facebook series, *Mike's Maths Mysteries*.

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