People all around the world love braiding: weavers, hairdressers…and even mathematicians! Meet mathematician Nancy Scherich to learn how she uses dance to teach the mathematics of braids. Scherich was the 2017 winner of the annual Dance Your Ph.D. contest organized by Science Magazine and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
This presentation will be repeated from 3:15-4:00pm.
Image element credit: Claudio Rocchini, CC-BY 2.5 License