by Terrence Bisson | Feb 1, 2022 | Uncategorized

Here are the dates for the “math literacy” 10 minute talks for February in MAT 380-381-480. Feb. 2: what is REU? what is CEEP? Terry BissonFeb. 9: what is MAA? Austin ReszelFeb. 9: what is JSTOR? Sam SantoraFeb. 16: what is an...
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 26, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

More about this blogger at this...
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 26, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

Here is a link with more about Vi...
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 25, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

Here are two puzzles from the Math Horizons magazine from the Mathematics Association of America. The reference is: Gary Gordon & Glen Whitney (2018) The Playground, Math Horizons, 26:1, 30-33. my answer to the second problem.
by okon | May 7, 2021 | Spring 2021

Hi everyone! Can you believe that we’ve nearly made it to the end of the semester? On Wednesday, May 12, I will be giving the final seminar presentation of the semester. I’m sorry that you all have to listen to me give another presentation this semester, but at...
by cherven | Apr 30, 2021 | MathSeminars_new, Spring 2021

An origami construction that allows us to trisect an angle, a key functionality needed to construct the cube root of a length and construct a solution to the cube doubling problem. As a child, I was, for a very long time, quite interested in the art of origami...
by fundalinski | Apr 28, 2021 | Spring 2021

[Abstract] Hello, My name is Dylan Fundalinski and for my 380 talk, I will be talking about the Golden Ratio and how it appears in certain types of architecture from various places around the world. I will go over what the Golden Ratio is, and calculate an example of...
by gordner | Apr 26, 2021 | Spring 2021

Hello, everybody! Last semester, I wrote my honors thesis on some of Albert Einstein’s work, specifically special and general relativity. In my research, I came across a number of calculations relating to the application of relativity in astrophysics and cosmology...
by wojnar | Apr 16, 2021 | Spring 2021

Hello my name is Bryan. I like thinking about the shortest distance between two locations because it may actually be helpful for anyone who moves through the day, which if I had to guess is not anyone who is reading this. If your energy is in the presence of...