Math 170: Ideas in Mathematics (Fall 2008)

Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 am - 12 pm DRL A8


Faculty: Nate Ackerman TA: David Favero TA: Donna Dietz
E-mail: nate AT math.upenn.edu E-mail: favero AT math.upenn.edu
E-mail: dietzd AT math.upenn.edu

Presentations


Perfect and Other Numbers: Week 2

Unsolved Problems About Prime Numbers: Week 2

Peano Arithmetic: Week 2

Karl Gauss: Week 3

Euclid: Week 3

Logarithms and Exponentials: Week 3

Zeno's Paradoxes: Week 4

Noether: Week 4

Pythagoras: Week 5

Rene Descartes: Week 5

Virge Cypher: Week 5

Euler: Week 6

Fermat: Week 6

Seven Bridges of Königsberg: Week 6

Issac Newton: Week 7

Blaise Pascal: Week 7

Primeality Tests and Factorization: Week 7

Gottfried Leibniz: Week 8

Straitedge and Compass: Week 8

Algebraic and Transcendental Numbers: Week 8

John von Neumann: Week 9

Mobius: Week 9

Lucas Numbers: Week 9

Cantor: Week 10

Real Numbers: Week 10

Abel: Week 11

Galois: Week 11

Conway: Week 12

Cellular Automata: Week 12

Russel: Week 12

This page was created by Nate Ackerman, and last revised on October 31, 2007.