BIT Numerical Mathematics

, Volume 21, Issue 1, pp 118–122

Numerical investigation of Waring's problem for cubes

  • Jan Bohman
  • Carl-Erik Fröberg
Scientific Notes

DOI: 10.1007/BF01934077

Cite this article as:
Bohman, J. & Fröberg, CE. BIT (1981) 21: 118. doi:10.1007/BF01934077


Numerical results on Waring's problem for cubes are given. In particular strong evidence is presented indicating the truth of the conjectureG(3)=4, i.e. that every sufficiently large number can be written as the sum of at most 4 positive cubes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Bohman
    • 1
  • Carl-Erik Fröberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceLund UniversityLundSweden

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