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PROMYS Guest Lecture

Title: Are we there yet?
Speaker: Jaclyn Lang (Temple University, Philadelphia, USA)
Date: 10 May 2024
Time: 2:30 pm
Venue: LH-1, Mathematics Department

How far is it from Bangalore to Chennai? Is there a single correct answer to this question? In this talk we will explore different notions of distance as well as why you might choose one over another depending on the context. This will take us on a brief sight seeing tour through geometry, graph theory, and number theory.


Contact: +91 (80) 2293 2711, +91 (80) 2293 2265 ;     E-mail: chair.math[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
Last updated: 15 Jul 2024