Room 207a, Level 2, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Age Level

14-18 18+
10:15 am - 11:00 am

Math and the Movies

Who made the ocean flow in “Moana”? Who made the snow swirl in “Frozen”? Mathematicians, that’s who! Come learn about the math behind the magic of modern movie visual effects!

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This presentation will be repeated from 12:45-1:30pm.

(For a version of this talk friendly to kids ages 8-13, check out Movie Animation in “Moana” and “Frozen”!)

Presented by:

Dr. Joseph Teran

University of California, Los Angeles

Dr. Joseph Teran is Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles. A large component of his work is focused on the simulation of the human body….

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