A titan, as defined by Samuel Yates, is anyone who has found
a titanic prime. This page provides data on those that have found these primes. The data below only reflect on the primes currently on the list. (Many of the terms that are used here are explained on another page.)
Proof-code(s): g52, g222, g250, gf, p5, x11, x26, p94, L3, L7, p68, g354
E-mail address: (e-mail address unpublished)
(entry created on 01/18/2000)
Database id: 104
(entry last modified on 03/28/2006)
Active primes: This entry has no primes on the current list.
Total primes: number ever on any list: 844.417 (unweighted total: 1229)
Production score: no primes, so no score for current list, total 42.5744
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Paul Jobling is a Product Manager working for Kognitio, a developer of
dedicated parallel database software running on commodity
blade hardware platform. He obtained his degree in
Mathematics and Computer Science from Reading University in 1985,
and his interests include the eclectic mix of beatmix
DJing, soccer, and intelligent systems.
He was part of the team (along with
Chris Nash, Bob Burrowes, and
who discovered the (then) 7th and 10th largest primes in
late 1998/early 1999. The first of these was the largest
He wrote the
program, which is used to speed up all manner of searches
for primes by performing very rapid presieving.
I am Paul Jobling and I would like to
Surname: Jobling (used for alphabetizing and in codes)
Unverified primes are omitted from counts and lists until verification completed.