主 题: Tilings and Birds Nests
报告人: Prof. Marjorie Senechal (Smith College, Mathematical Intelligencer 主编)
时 间: 2010-05-14 14:00 - 15:00
地 点: 理科一号楼 1114(数学所活动)
Aperiodic tilings challenge our geometrical imaginations and raise many important
mathematical questions. For example, what do we mean by "order"? How can we measure "disorder"?
The Beijing Olympic Bird's Nest stadium addresses these questions but answers them only in part, as I will show.