Sponsored by the Rutgers University Department of Mathematics and the
Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science (DIMACS)
Title: An Experimental Experimental Mathematics Course for Undergrads
Speaker: Stephen Greenfield, Rutgers University
Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009 5:00pm
Location: Hill Center, Room 705, Rutgers University, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ
We discuss an experimental math course which was presented at Rutgers during the fall 2008 semester to first semester college students who had widely varying backgrounds and interests. The difficulties and successes of the course will be mentioned, and thanks will be given to a number of people.