The Utility of Some "Useless" Mathematics [F-22-31]
|Presenter:||Lawrence (Larry) Brehm|
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Mon 10:00 AM 10/17|
How a branch of mathematics often thought to be of no practical use turned to be anything but that.
Lawrence Brehm is retired associate professor of Physics, SUNY Potsdam
Special Instructions: Some paper and pencil might be useful. While not at all necessary, it might be instructive to read a bit beforehand about Evariste Galois (French, 1811-1832), from Wikipedia, or wherever else.