Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsAstronomy & Space · 2 months ago

What does Riemann hypothesis mean in relation to astrophysics?

5 Answers

  • 2 months ago

    It has nothing to do with astrophysics. Riemann Hypothesis deals with where the zeros of the Zeta Function lie on the complex plane.

  • 2 months ago

    It is too close to Statistics

    Which I see as Lies

  • 2 months ago

    There was some work done in trying to predict where planetary orbits would be around the sun;  it kinda works - but, it's not exact... it's just as likely that the planets orbit at distances that are coincidentally similar...

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  • cosmo
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    The Riemann hypothesis has multiple implications with respect to prime numbers, but not much else. I can't think of any application of prime numbers to astrophysics.

    When SETI groups where thinking about sending out radio "beeps", they were going to do sequences of prime numbers because they were sure that prime numbers could not occur naturally and so would necessarily be a sign of intelligent life.

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