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Reserve the last Tuesday of each month to hear from some of the leading minds in science today. Massey University Auckland scientists take you into the fascinating world of scientific discoveries.
Please note that the lecture in January is in the Auditorium of the Massey Business School (see map on the right), on Thursday January 24. For this talk, refreshments are available from 6:30 pm and the lecture begins at 7:00.
Most lectures are held on the Massey Auckland campus in the Sir Neil Waters lecture theatre. See map on the right.
Lectures start at 7pm.
What are the possibilities for enhancing interaction between contemporary mathematics and arts? What will dialogue in different levels of education and research mean for society? This talk looks at the recent multidisciplinary activities challenging the traditions and communication of mathematics and arts that have taken place at Aalto University in Finland. These activities have provided a new type of platform to share the beauty of mathematics. Many outcomes and byproducts of our up-to-date experiments are perfect for applications in digital technologies such as programming, CAD, 3D printing, virtual- and augmented reality. Some scenarios for the future development are presented.
* 6.30pm start for pre-event refreshments. Note this event is on a Thursday and takes place in the auditorium of the Massey Business School.
Photographer's credit for photo of Professor Peltonen: Markus Juvonen
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Last updated on Friday 07 December 2018
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All lectures take place from 7–8.30pm unless noted otherwise.
Sir Neil Waters Lecture Theatre
Massey University Auckland, Albany