Andreas Daniel Matt - Super Math Adventureland: An Interactive Journey Through the Many Worlds of Geometry (4:00 pm)
Explore alien algebraic surfaces, four-dimensional polyhedra, and fractal and differential geometry as mathematician and award-winning math communicator Andreas Daniel Matt leads us on an adventurous and interactive video-game-style journey. A host of embedded mathematical experiments await, including bonus and secret levels, boss fights, short cuts, and power ups! Watch for open questions in current mathematical research to appear as you experience this multi-player game featuring the very latest in mathematical visualizations and graphics. Special introduction by private astronaut Richard Garriott de Cayeux, creator of the Ultima video games.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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