The life of pi

Source:
Massey University
Publication date:
2019
Date:
30 July 2019, 7:00pm - 30 July 2019, 8:30pm
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Venue:
Massey University, Albany, Sir Neil Waters Lecture Theatre
Speakers:
Professor Rod Downey

Massey University | In this talk, Professor Downey, awarded the Rutherford Medal in 2018, will examine the history of how we began to understand the number pi over the last four millennia.

This is also the story of the development of a branch of modern mathematics called analysis; a story still being told today.

Speaker: Professor Rod Downey, Victoria University of Wellington

Last updated: 2019-06-17