PIMS-ULethbridge Distinguished Lecture: Ram Murty

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

University of Lethbridge

Topic: 

Measurements, Mathematics and Information Technology

Description: 

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.