Sum-enchanted Evenings [2018]

Presentation Slides


Presentations for the lectures given by Prof Peter Lynch in the course Sum-enchanted Evenings are in two forms. The Presentation slides are best for viewing on-screen. The Print Versions are more compact. They can be printed with multiple slides to a page, typically with six slides per sheet.

Lecture Content Presentation Print Version
0 Taster Lecture, 23 August 2018. PDF PDF
1 Outline of Course. Emergence of Numbers. PDF PDF
2 Georg Cantor. Set Theory. Unary Numerals. PDF PDF
3 Set Theory II. Hilbert's Hotel. Infinitesimals. [Extra: M&M]. PDF PDF
3 Extra Music and Maths: Symmetry and Symbiosis, Part 1. PDF N/A
4 Topology I. The Pythagoreans. PDF PDF
5 Pythagoras. The Quadrivium. Unary Numbers. Topology II. PDF PDF
6 Axioms. 3 Utilities. Astronomy I. Number Line. PDF PDF
7 Irrationals. Real Line. Pascal's Triangle. [Extra: NWP]. PDF PDF
7 Extra Introduction to Numerical Weather Prediction. PDF N/A
8 Euler's Gem. Astronomy II. Carl Friedrich Gauss. PDF PDF
9 Symmetry I. Applications. Topology III. Hilbert. PDF PDF
10 Symmetry II. Möbius Band. Moessner's Magic. Golden Ratio. Random Numbers. Prime Numbers. PDF PDF


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