Mathematics Archive

Peter Fox, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Data Set Analysis

On Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week: Are the secrets to solving our problems hiding in plain sight?

Tamas Budavari, Johns Hopkins University – Using Astronomy Tools to Fight Urban Decay

To fix urban decay, look to the stars. Tamas Budavari, assistant professor in the department of

Caleb Everett, University of Miami – Anumeric Societies

Could we live our lives without numbers? Caleb Everett, anthropological linguistics professor at the University of

David Zuckerman, University of Texas at Austin – Randomness

How do you have a breakthrough in randomness? David Zuckerman, professor in the department of computer

Chris Westbury, University of Alberta – Mathematical Theory of Humor

What makes you laugh? Chris Westbury, professor in the department of psychology at the University of

Martin Krieger, University of Southern California – Primes and Particles

What used to be simple, may now be more complex. Martin Krieger, professor of planning at

Sasha Dall, University of Exeter – Genes as Cues for Development

What do your genes say about you? Sasha Dall, Senior Lecturer in Mathematical Ecology at the

Tom Stace, University of Queensland – New Standards of Measurements

Do we need to update our standards of measurements? Thomas Stace, associate professor in the school

John Mayberry, University of the Pacific – Math & Sports

Math and sports are starting a new relationship. John Mayberry, assistant professor in the department of

John Cullinan, Bard College – Voting and Math

Is our current voting system the most fair? John Cullinan, mathematician at Bard College, examines the