PSU Mark
Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

Meeting Details

For more information about this meeting, contact Sergei Tabachnikov, Flossie Dunlop.

Title:Manhole Covers and Convex Geometry
Seminar:MASS Colloquium
Speaker:Tanya Khovanova, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Abstract:
Why are manhole covers round? Bring your answer to this famous interview question. We will use manhole covers as a starting point to discuss some modern research in convex geometry.

Room Reservation Information

Room Number:MB113
Date:09 / 06 / 2012
Time:02:30pm - 03:30pm