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'George Gabriel Stokes - Shedding light on the quiet man from Screen' by Dr Norman MacMillan
The life and work of George Gabriel Stokes
'Project Maths' by Owen Mc Conway
What maths can third level expect students to know?
'Not just a number:students experiences of maths'by Dr Etain Kiely and David Doyle
The recent media coverage of maths has focused heavily on student performance such as only 16 per cent of Leaving Certificate (2011) students completed maths ...
'A Bluffer's Guide to π'
Why do we use π? What secrets might π hold? A brief history of π. The symbol for π. The personality of π. Can the circle be squared? Memorizing π. How an ...
'The Magic of Maths;how maths helps us win' by Andrew Jeffrey
This is a motivational show demonstrating to students how the human mind (i.e. theirs) can be trained to perform extraordinary mental feats such as lightning ...
'The Magic of Maths;how maths helps us win 'by Andrew Jeffrey
Magic Maths Show
'The Magic of Maths;how maths helps us win' by Andrew Jeffrey
Magical Maths show
'Fermat's Last Theorem' by Fergal Gallagher
The story of a maths problem that confounded mathematicians for over 350 years
'History of Numbers' by Liam Winters
Looking at how the concept of number developed and how mankind started to count. One of the earliest questions was "How many?" Humans have been answering ...
'Trigonometry in twenty minutes' by John Sheehy
The lecture ‘Trigonometry in 20 minutes’ is my attempt to explain, to those who could never understand or never remember, how trigonometry works. If we ...
Table Quiz
The second annual maths table quiz. Teams of 4 cost 10 euro. Proceed to charity. Mostly maths related trivia with some Sligo Rovers questions thrown in to ...
'The Hermes Project:analysing driver behaviour to make roads safer' by Calum Cawley
The Hermes project won first prize in the lead category of the Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finals in 2011.The project team designed a device that plugs into a ...
'Maths and Economics' by Cillian O'Murchu
Cillian will explore the role of maths in the financial world & making use of some of the issues of the credit crunch in explaining some of these ideas
Location Institute of Technology Sligo
Location Galway, National University of Ireland
Hidden Secrets from the World of Dr Maths
Dr Steve Humble, also known as “Dr Maths”, will give workshops to primary and secondary school audiences at NUI Galway. Dr Humble is one of the topUKmaths ...