Are those actual equations on The Big Bang Theory?
The answer is yes. In fact, the show has hired UCLA professor David Saltzberg to work behind the scenes to make sure the equations are accurate on the boards, but more importantly that the script also follows suit:
Saltzberg reviews scripts in progress. They arrive with unfinished dialogue and brackets reading, “Insert Science Here.” He fills in the blanks.
He even involves his students and hosts a “geek of the week” (usually a physics student) to hang out on set.
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