Sep 21

Math/Stats Colloquium: Taryn Flock

Tue, September 21, 2021 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm (1h) • CMC 306

Speaker: Taryn Flock (Macalester College)

Title: The Kakeya Needle Problem

Abstract: How much space is required to rotate a needle so it points in every direction? How do we talk about dimension, in a world without coordinates, or basis vectors? What do these two questions have to do with each other? Come find out and learn about my favorite open problem in mathematics!

from Mathematics and Statistics

Event Contact: Sue Jandro

Event Summary

Math/Stats Colloquium: Taryn Flock
  • Intended For: Students, Faculty, Staff

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