BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//CiviCRM//NONSGML CiviEvent iCal//EN X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/New_York METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT UID:CiviCRM_EventID_3212_14e744cb787c75406e47b70595be41d2@momath.org SUMMARY:Mathematical Fusion\, a three-part series with Pau l Zeitz — October 14\, October 21\, and October 28 DESCRIPTION:Mathematical Fusion\, a three-part series with Pau l Zeitz\n \n Wednesdays\, October 14\, 21\, and 28 at 6:30 pm ET (New York)\n \n Join MoMath favorit e Paul Zeitz in a three-part series exploring bran ches of math that fuse two seemingly mismatched to pics. \; Attend events individually or attend all three at a discounted rate &mdash\; each sessi on is independent from the others. \; To regis ter for all three events at a discounted price of \$40\, click the \;&ldquo\;Register Now&rdquo\; button on this page.\n \n Part One: "\;Electr ical Circuits and Random Walks"\;\n Wednesday\ , October 14 at 6:30 pm ET (New York)\n \n Usually math is applied to physics\, not the other way ar ound. \; But it turns out that the equations g overning simple electrical circuits are identical to those describing random walks\, a subtle and di fficult mathematical concept. \; Use physical intuition to almost magically resolve very complic ated mathematical questions.\n \n To register for this individual event for \$15\, click here.\n \n P art Two: "\;Number Theory and Statistics"\ ;\n Wednesday\, October 21 at 6:30 pm ET (New York )\n \n How &ldquo\;likely&rdquo\; are two randomly chosen numbers to share any factors? \; How m any factors does a number have\, on average? \ ; And what do these questions even mean\, anyway?& nbsp\; Join us to explore these questions and more as we apply ideas of probability and statistics t o number theory\, which is the study of the natura l numbers. \; Strangely\, even the number &pi\ ; will play a role. \;\n \n To register for th is individual event for \$15\, click here.\n \n Par t Three: "\;Geometry and Number Theory"\;\ n Wednesday\, October 28 at 6:30 pm ET (New York)\ n \n Hermann Minkowski realized that his student E instein&rsquo\;s relativity theory implied the mar riage of space and time. \; But a decade earli er\, Minkowski presided over another unexpected un ion\, that of geometry and number theory. \; I nvestigate Minkowski&rsquo\;s little-known &ldquo\ ;geometry of numbers&rdquo\; to see how a careful contemplation of area\, volume\, and graph paper l eads to surprising insight into questions that elu ded mathematicians for years.\n \n To register for this individual event for \$15\, click here.\n \n \n \n These events are appropriate for adults and for students ages 12 and up.\n \n These are \; live-streamed events. \; Occasional video reco rdings are made available for a fee at videos.moma th.org. CATEGORIES:Museum Event CALSCALE:GREGORIAN DTSTAMP;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20201014T183000 DTSTART;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20201014T183000 DTEND;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20201028T200000 LOCATION:MoMath Online\n NY\n United States\n ORGANIZER:MAILTO:functions@momath.org URL:https://momath.org/civicrm/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fevent%2Finfo&reset=1&id=3212 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR