Bard Events Calendar
Mathematics Program Presents
Thursday, March 9, 2017
The Area of a Parabola from Archimedes to Riemann
Japheth Wood, Mathematics Program
Come learn several historical methods to compute the area under a parabola, including approaches from Archimedes, Pascal, and Riemann. This talk is suitable for curious math students from Calculus I and beyond, and illustrates how creative approaches to problem solving can open up beautiful mathematical ideas.
For more information, call 845-758-7104, or e-mail email@example.com.
Time: 4:45 pm
Location: Hegeman 308