Math 170: Ideas in Mathematics (Fall 2007)

Tuesday, Thursday 12 pm - 1:30 pm DRL A1

Faculty: Nate Ackerman TA: Andrew Rupinski
E-mail: nate AT math.upenn.edu E-mail: rupinski AT math.upenn.edu

Presentations


Lucas Numbers: Outline for Sep. 17 or 19

Unsolved Problems About Prime Numbers: Outline for Sep. 17 or 19

Perfect and Other Numbers: Outline for Sep. 17 or 19

Fields: Outline for Sep. 23 or 25

Fermat: Outline for Sep. 23 or 25

Distribution of Primes: Outline for Sep. 23 or 25

Euler: Outline for Oct. 1 or 3

Vigenre Cipher: Outline for Oct. 1 or 3

Pythagoras: Outline for Oct. 1 or 3

Gauss: Outline for Oct. 8 or 10

Zeno's Pardoxes: Outline for Oct. 8 or 10

Straightedge and Compass Constructions: Outline for Oct. 8 or 10

Euclid: Outline for Oct. 17 or 22

Logarithms and Exponentials: Outline for Oct. 17 or 22

Algebraic and Transcendental Numbers: Outline for Oct. 17 or 22

Georg Cantor: Outline for Oct. 22 or 24

Pascal: Outline for Oct. 22 or 24

Bertrand Russell: Outline for Oct. 22 or 24

Cellular Automata: Outline for Oct. 29 or 31

John von Neumann: Outline for Oct. 29 or 31

Quaternions: Outline for Oct. 29 or 31

Game Theory: Outline for Nov. 5 or 7

John Nash: Outline for Nov. 5 or 7

Mobius: Outline for Nov. 5 or 7

Abel: Outline for Nov. 12 or 14

Galois: Outline for Nov. 12 or 14

Conway: Outline for Nov. 12 or 14

Space Filling Curves: Outline for Nov. 12 or 14

Polar Coordinates: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

Archimedes: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

Leibniz: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

Newton: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

Platonic Solids: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

Brouwer: Outline for Nov. 19, 21, 26 or 28

David Hilbert: Outline for Dec. 3 or 5

Srinivasa Ramanujan: Outline for Dec. 3 or 5

Kepler: Outline for Dec. 3 or 5

Newton's Method: Outline for Dec. 3 or 5

This page was created by Nate Ackerman, and last revised on September 11, 2007.