Brighton Science Festival

Mathematical Recreations – Brighton MathsJam



Saturday 20 October

11.00am - 3.30pm

The Brighthelm Centre
North Road
Brighton, BN1 1YD
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Free Entry

Brighton Maths Jam hosts Adam Atkinson and Louise Mabbs welcome you to a day of mathematical discovery and exploration.

Morning – a chance to explore a myriad of real and virtual puzzles, mathematical conundrums and an exhibition of artistic interpretations*

Afternoon – short talks and presentations by local and national mathematicians and magicians, local geometrically inspired artists and puzzle geeks. If there’s a 5 minute talk you’d like to give, please contact us!

Confirmed contributors

Adam Atkinson – Helping a Sculptor with Maths
Louise Mabbs – Fun With Fibonacci & Fabric Origami (maths in textile art)
Andrew Jeffrey – Noughts & Crosses (www.magicmessage.co.uk)
Stephen Miller – Explosive Forging (changing steel with explosives)
Jonathan Welton – Just So (number tricks)

Jerry Sadowitz – TBA

Caspar Thomas – Martin Gardner’s Magic

Donald Bell – Checking out a Conjecture in Number Theory using a  Python program

 

The Hanover Room, Brighthelm Centre, North Rd, Brighton BN1 1YD

Saturday 20 October
11.00am – 3.30pm (drop-in)
Ages 11+
FREE

https://mathsjam.com/cities/brighton/

Tickets via Brighthelm site https://www.brighthelm.org.uk/mathsjam-meets