Gröbner basis on numb3rs
posted April 2014
It doesn't seem to be the only appearance of the Gröbner basis on the show:
In the Season 4 opening episode 'Trust Metric' (2007) of the television crime drama NUMB3RS, math genius Charlie Eppes mentions that he used Gröbner bases in an attempt to derive an equation describing friendship.
From wolfram alpha