I would very much like to hear him prove or even disprove Cantor's continuum hypothesis.
What does CH stand for?
CH stands for Continuum Hypothesis
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of California at Berkeley) is the identification of a canonical model in which the Continuum Hypothesis is false.
BROWNLEE Code Breaking: A Toy Story POPCO SCARLETT THOMAS Harcourt, 2005 It's a rare novel that includes not only a cake recipe but also a table of the first 1,000 prime numbers, a cryptic crossword puzzle, the frequency of occurrence of letters of the alphabet in English, and references to Fibonacci numbers, the continuum hypothesis, logic paradoxes, and other mathematical lore.
Still in typescript, this text contains the lecture notes for a course Cohen (1934-2007) taught at Harvard in spring 1965, shortly after his work on the continuum hypothesis.
Proving the truth or falsehood of Cantor's continuum hypothesis boils down to answering this: Where does the set of real numbers sit in the hierarchy of infinite sets?