Talk
January 12, 2015
Tour - "True and to the Point" - for the Cultural Rucksack Oppland

Mathematical Experiments

Senior Lecturer at the University of Oslo, Roger Antonsen, is an award winning provider of mathematics.

He communicates with words and images a subject normally associated with figures, showing how mathematics is about understanding the world, and invites everyone to see mathematics as a creative and beautiful.

For how to tie shoelaces as a mathematician?
And what does juggling have to do with mathematics?

Roger Antonsen is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, where he teaches, researches and leads the student laboratory Open Zone for Experimental Informatics. He completed his doctorate in Logic in 2008 and has since then worked actively with the communication of science. He is the project manager for Maker Faire Oslo and got The University Press Text Book Prize in 2013 for "Logical methods: The Art of Thinking Abstractly and Mathematically" (in Norwegian

.This talk is about how you can experiment with mathematics and why mathematics is one of the most creative activities there are. Here you will get to hear about what mathematics has to do with juggling, origami, art, Rubik's cube, roller coasters, chaos, games, and simulations of natural phenomena.cite: Cultural Rucksack Opplandlink: http://oppland.ksys.no/produksjon_15356### Lillehammer High School, department Mesna ### Monday, October 6, 2014 at 09:00 Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:15### Hadeland High School, Gran ### Monday, January 12, 2015 at 09:00 Monday, January 12, 2015 at 10:15 Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 09:00 Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 10:15### Raufoss High School, Vestre Toten ### Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 09:35 Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 10:30### Lena High School, Østre Toten ### Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 09:00### Valle High School, Østre Toten ### Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 12:00### Gjøvik High School, department prison ### Friday, January 16, 2015 at 09:00### Gjøvik High School, Gjøvik ### Monday, January 19, 2015 at 08:40 Monday, January 19, 2015 at 10:10 Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 08:40 Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 10:10### Lillehammer High School, department Nord ### Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 09:00 Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 10:15### Lillehammer High School, department Sør ### Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 09:00 Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 10:15 Friday, January 23, 2015 at 09:00### Gausdal High School, Gausdal ### Monday, February 2, 2015 at 10:00### Lillehammer Learning, Lillehammer ### Monday, February 2, 2015 at 12:00### Vinstra High School, Nord-Fron ### Monday, March 2, 2015 at 09:00 Monday, March 2, 2015 at 10:40### Nord-Gudbrandsdal High School, department Lom, Lom ### Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:00### Dokka High School, Nordre land ### Monday, March 9, 2015 at 09:00 Monday, March 9, 2015 at 10:15### Valdres High School, Nord-Aurdal ### Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 11:55 Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 13:05