PIMS-ULethbridge Distinguished Lecture: Ram Murty

  • Date: 05/08/2015
  • Time: 17:00
Ram Murty, Queen's

University of Lethbridge


Measurements, Mathematics and Information Technology


In this talk, we will highlight the importance of measurement, and discuss what can and cannot be measured. Focusing on the measurement of position, importance, and shape, we will illustrate by discussing the mathematics behind GPS, Google and laser surgery. The talk will be accessible to a wide audience.



Other Information: 

This talk is a part of the ALBERTA MATHEMATICS DIALOGUE 2015.


Location: PE 250, University of Lethbridge


This event is free and open to the public.



Final scientific report available here.