Math Hangout: from GIFs to xkcd starting now!

Math Hangout: from GIFs to xkcd starting now! 

Originally shared by Science on Google+

Join mathematicians Dana Ernst , Sara Del Valle , Vincent Knight , Luis Guzman  and Robert Jacobson  as they talk with Amy Robinson  about their favorite math gifs and ideas and what it’s like to be a mathematician. How many numbers are there? Do mathematicians see the world differently? And why is the last panel of this xkcd comic funny?

+Dana Ernst   is an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ, USA. 

+Sara Del Valle   is a mathematical epidemiologist at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, NM, USA.

+Vincent Knight   is a LANCS lecturer at the Cardiff University School of Mathematics in Operational Research in Cardiff, Wales, UK.

+Luis Guzman   is a graduate student in mathematics at the University of West Florida in FL, USA.

+Robert Jacobson   is Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Roger Williams University in RI, USA.

Hangout hosted by Science on Google+’s +Amy Robinson 


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