Mathematics Masterclasses in North West Wales
|24 January||Spurious Spreadsheets||Chris Parry, Ysgol Friars, Bangor|
|Polyhedra||Emrys Read, U W Bangor|
|7 February||Problem Solving||Kevin Maguire, Ysgol Thomas Jones, Amlwch|
|Taxicab Geometry||Dave Everett, U W Bangor|
|28 February||Probability||Chris Kitchen, Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy|
|Puzzles||Lesley Sewell, Ysgol Aberconwy, Conwy|
|13 March||Fibonacci and his Rabbits||Tom Roper, University of Leeds|
|Planning & Scheduling||Tim Porter and Chris Wensley, U W Bangor|
|27 March||Symmetry of Frieze Patterns||Jan Abas, U W Bangor|
|Strategy Games||Steve Harris, North Manchester High School for Girls|
|14:15||CD demonstration||Ronnie Brown, U W Bangor|
|15:00||Presentation of Royal Institution Certificates|
On January 24th registration will take place in the foyer of the School of Informatics, Dean Street, Bangor, from 10:15.
All classes run from 10:30 am to 3:00pm in the
School of Informatics, UWB.
Participants bring their own lunch, and light refreshments are provided.
Royal Institution Certificates are given out after the final session at 3:00pm in the Main Lecture Theatre, Dean Street, University of Wales, Bangor.
Family and friends are invited to attend the presentation on March 27th,
and also to listen to a CD lecture demonstration preceding the ceremony
It will be given by Professor Ronnie Brown and its title is "Knots, Symbolic Sculptures and Mathematics".