Events

Non-Western Mathematics

Hosted by Department of Mathematics

Wolfson Theatre

Speaker

Professor Robin Wilson

Chair

Professor Jan van den Heuvel

Explore the mathematics of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, India, and the Mayans.

Robin Wilson is Emeritus Professor of Pure Mathematics at the Open University and a Visiting Professor in the Department of Mathematics, LSE.

Jan van den Heuvel (@JanvadeHe) is Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, LSE.

The LSE Department of Mathematics (@LSEMaths) is internationally recognised for its teaching and research in the fields of discrete mathematics, game theory, financial mathematics and operations research.

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Podcast

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Slides

A copy of Professor Robin Wilson's PowerPoint can be downloaded:

Non-Western Mathematics (pdf)

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