Stanford Math Circle

Stanford University Stanford Math Circle




Stanford Math Circle

Fall 2008

Date Speaker Title/Topic Notes
14 September Joshua Zucker Mathematical Games Notes
21 September Peter Herreshoff Catalan Numbers Notes
28 September Ted Alper Induction (In Depth) Notes
5 October Nathan Pflueger Abel Summation Notes
12 October Laurens Gunnarsen Mathematical Mystery Tour, I
19 October Laurens Gunnarsen Mathematical Mystery Tour, II
26 October Matthias Beck Codes, Ciphers, and Secret Messages Notes
2 November Tom Davis The Mathematics of Sudoku Notes
9 November Tom Davis Very Large Numbers Notes
16 November Sam Payne Archimedes: Never Say Lever
23 November Tim Saunders Figurate Numbers
30 November THANKSGIVING BREAK No Math Circle
7 December Ralph Cohen Polynomials, Rational Functions, and Topology
14 December Joshua Zucker Anyone Got Change for a Dollar? (and End-of-Term Ice Cream Party) Notes