Stanford Math Circle

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Stanford Math Circle

Fall 2011

Meeting Times: Thursdays 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Location: Stanford University Department of Mathematics, Building 380 Room 380-C

Date Speaker Title/Topic
Thursday

September 29

Ted Alper

Stanford Math Circle

Putting things in order
Thursday

October 6

Simon Rubinstein-Salzedo

Stanford

TBA
Thursday

October 13

Alon Amit

Facebook

How to Draw a Circle
Friday

October 14

Steven Devlin

USF

Networks, Models, and Mathematics

a Bay Area Mathematical Adventure at Santa Clara University

Thursday

October 20

Dan Boneh

Stanford

Questions About Polynomials That Arise In Computer Security
Friday

October 21

GardnerFest 2011

Stanford

Here is a link to last year's Gardnerfest, I don't yet see one for this year

Thursday

October 27

David Auckly

MSRI

Graph Theory Via Balloons
Thursday

November 3

Tom Davis

San Jose Math Circle

Iterated Functions (writeup)
Sunday

November 6

Bay Area Science Festival Discovery Days

11:00AM to 4:00 PM

AT&T Park - San Francisco

Wednesday

November 9

Matthias Beck

SFSU

How to change coins, M&M's, or chicken nuggets: The Linear Diophantine problem of Frobenius

a Bay Area Mathematical Adventure at San Jose State University

Thursday

November 10

Rick Sommer

Stanford

Graph Theory and Computational Complexity
Thursday

November 17

Daniel Litt

Stanford

Tiling Problems
Thursday

November 24

No Math Circle--Thanksgiving
Wednesday

November 30

Persi Diaconis

Stanford University

Mathematics and Magic Tricks

7:30 PM, Cubberly Auditorium, Stanford University

Thursday

December 1

Alon Amit

Facebook

Probability Paradoxes
Thursday

December 8

Brandy Wiegers

MSRI

Slide Rules Rule!
Friday

December 9

Jesus De Loera

UC Davis

Easy to State But Hard to Solve:

My Favorite Problems in Polyhedral Geometry

a Bay Area Mathematical Adventure at Santa Clara University