Event Detail

Event Type: 
Mathematics Public Lecture
Date/Time: 
Friday, April 1, 2016 - 20:00 to 21:00
Location: 
Learning Innovation Center 128

Speaker Info

Local Speaker: 
Abstract: 

Can you do the Philippine candle dance, the Dirac belt trick, or the
Feynman plate trick? Whether your answer is yes or no, this event will
engage you in this and far beyond in discovering and understanding the
most mathematically efficient way to untangle a double-twist in 3-space.
Limber up, as this highly visual and hands-on event will get you twisting
to understand a big secret of the space we live in!

Reception to follow.