Event Detail

Event Type: 
Lonseth Lecture
Date/Time: 
Tuesday, May 19, 1992 - 05:00

Speaker Info

Institution: 
Princeton University
Abstract: 

Conway is recognized for his studies in combinatorics and group theory, which is the branch of algebra that studies the properties of symmetries of figures, and how you can go from one symmetry to another. Conway has made some major an fundamental discoveries in this field.