Alex Kontorovich - Fractal Beauty (4 pm)

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People have long been fascinated by the beauty of iterated symmetry, but what makes these patterns so alluring? Alex Kontorovich, mathematician and accomplished sax and clarinet player, joins a long list of mathematicians and scientists as he delves into questions at the intersection of geometry, number theory, and chaotic dynamics.

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Math Encounters is a public presentation series celebrating the spectacular world of mathematics and presented by the Simons Foundation and the National Museum of Mathematics.

For further information, call the National Museum of Mathematics at (212) 542-0566 or e-mail

Please note, this presentation is designed to be accessible and engaging to a general audience. As a rule of thumb, it would be best enjoyed by participants age 12 and up.

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July 1st, 2015 12:00 AM   through   5:30 PM

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