Pi Day is upon us again, for those who note today’s date in the format 3/14 (March 14). But rather than talk about Pi Day itself, as I did last year, this year I want to talk about Pi and mathematical notions of beauty. By Laureate Professor Jon Borwein.
Opinion article published in The Conversation written by Laureate Professor Jon Borwein, from the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, at the University of Newcastle and David H. Bailey, Senior Scientist, University of California.
Teachers, local industry representatives and the public will join participants of the South Pacific Optimisation Meeting (SPOM 2013) on Saturday 9 February in Newcastle in a special event designed especially for the curious.