Behind the Numbers

Ricardo Carrera, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics
Nova Southeastern University

ABSTRACT:  Number Theory, which is typically referred to as “The Queen of Mathematics” is branch of pure mathematics that investigates the properties of the integers. In this talk we provide a historical overview of classical number theory and examine various real world applications of number theory. Lastly, if time permits, we will discuss how technology has contributed to the development and advancement of number theory.

WHEN & WHERE: Wednesday, February 3 from 12:00-1:00 PM in the Mailman-Hollywood Building Auditorium (2nd Floor) on the Main (Davie) Campus .  We do start a few minutes after noon for those who have events that end at noon.

NSU Works: Link to event details - http://nsuworks.nova.edu/mathematics_colloquium/ay_2015-2016/events/12

Here are the dates for the Winter 2016 MCS presentations so mark your calendars now!