The first Math Club meeting of the spring semester is upon us. The speaker is Dr. Henry Segerman of Oklahoma State University. He specializes in visualizing geometric objects and 3-d printing.
Title: “Sculptures of 4-D objects”
When: Wednesday, January 21st, 5:30 pm
Where: PHSC (Physical Sciences) Room 1105
Food: Free Pizza!
Last meeting of the Fall 2014 semester!
Title: “Blaise Pascal’s Wondertorium”
Speaker: Dr. Jon Kujawa (OU)
Where: PHSC 1105 (Physical Sciences, 11th floor)
When: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014.
As you all know (see blog post below) we are honored to have Dr. David Rowe visiting us; he is giving a series of three lectures.
The last lecture will be in the Math Club on Friday, October 17th.
Steiner’s Roman surface
Title of talk: “Who was Jakob Steiner and what was his Roman surface?”
Location: PHSC 201 (Physical Sciences, Room 201, 2nd floor)
Time: 4:00 pm
Please note the different date, time and location compared with the usual meeting of the Math Club.
The department is delighted to welcome back Professor (Dr.) David Rowe, an OU graduate and currently Professor of History of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at Johanes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.
Dr. David Rowe, Mainz, Germany
Dr. Rowe will present three lectures on Tuesday, October 14th, Thursday, October 16th and Friday, October 17th. See the following link for times, location as well as abstracts for the lectures. All are welcome! Especially any and all students interested in mathematics. While all lectures are aimed at a general audience, the first lecture on Tuesday, 10/14, is a public lecture open to the entire university community.
You can find out more about Dr. Rowe at the above site and also at the Wikipedia site below. Please come one and all for this exciting lecture series!
Norman Science Cafe presents a public math talk at the Norman Public Library. The talk will be by Dr. Jeffrey Meyer, one of the OU Math department’s postdoctoral fellows.
Dr. Jeffrey Meyer
Title: From Babylon to Bourbaki
When: Thursday, Februray 6th, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Where: Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster Ave.