Dr. Holly Krieger is the Corfield Lecturer at the University of Cambridge and Director of Studies and Fellow in Maths at Murray Edwards College, one of the few women-only Cambridge colleges. She is well-known as a guest on the YouTube channel Numberphile, where her videos on the fascinating arithmetic and dynamical features of the Mandelbrot set have drawn millions of views. In her research she studies the interactions between families of complex dynamical systems and number theory, and in her free time she reads, travels, cooks, and subjects unsuspecting strangers to photos of her border collie mix Konrad.
Come to the movies! Your hosts will be mathematicians from around the country. These short film clip presentations will range from the physics of football, to the math behind movie animation, to a chance to meet winning filmmakers from the… Learn more →
All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019