Joel Armengaud

From Prime-Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Joel Armengaud
Personal data :
Real name : Joel Armengaud
Date of birth : 1967-08
Nationality : French
Web data :
The Prime Pages : Joel Armengaud

Joel Armengaud is a GIMPS participant who discovered the 35th Mersenne prime, 21398269-1. It was the first Mersenne prime discovered by GIMPS. At the time of discovery, Armengaud was a programmer at Paris-based Apsylog, which would later become a part of Hewlett-Packard.