Those solutions will help scientists to calculate the flight path of a thrown ball and then to predict how it will hit and bounce off a wall.
Shouryya had come across the problems during a school trip to Dresden University ,
He started solving very complicated equations as a six year old . He is now living in Germany and conducting an internship at Technische Universitat , Dresden . He has won a research award for solving the problem , that was posed by Isaac Newton more than three centuries ago . He submitted that paper to the annual German Youth Science Contest , jugend forscht and was placed 2nd in the national finals for the category : Mathematics and Computer Science .