Category Archives: BAMA Talks

2019-2020 BAMA 4 Talk at Santa Clara University

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When: February 28, 2020, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Michael Dorff

Topic: Frozen, Soap Bubbles, and Math

On Friday, February 28, 2020, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Michael Dorff will give a talk on “Frozen, Soap Bubbles, and Math”. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2019-2020 BAMA 3 Talk at Santa Clara University

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When: January 31, 2020, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Carl Pomerance

Topic: The First Function

On Friday, January 31, 2020, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Carl Pomerance will give a talk on “The First Function”. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.





2019-2020 BAMA 2 Talk at Santa Clara University

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When: December 13, 2019, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Jennifer Quinn

Topic: Solving Mathematical Mysteries

On Friday, December 13, 2019, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Jennifer Quinn will give a talk on “Solving Mathematical Mysteries”. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2019-2020 BAMA Talk 1 at San Jose State University

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When: November 1, 2019, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: San Jose State University, Washington Square Hall 207

Speaker: John Stillwell

Topic: All Infinities, Great and Small

On Friday, November 1, 2019, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. John Stillwell will give a talk on “All Infinities, Great and Small”. This talk will be held on the San Jose State University campus, in the Washington Square Hall 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2018 – 2019 BAMA 5 Talk at Santa Clara University

When: April 12, 2019, Friday at 7:30pm

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Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Andy Bernoff

Topic: An Introduction to Surface Tension

On Friday, April 12, 2019, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Andy Bernoff will give a talk on “An Introduction to Surface Tension“. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2018-2019 BAMA 4 Talk at Santa Clara University

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When: March 01, 2019, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Ravi Vakil

Topic: The Mathematics of Doodling

On Friday, March 01, 2019, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Ravi Vakil will give a talk on “The Mathematics of Doodling”. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2018-2019 BAMA 3 Talk at Santa Clara University

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When: January 25, 2019, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: Santa Clara University, Daly Science Building, Room 207

Speaker: Marion Campisi

Topic: Space Farming and the Euler Characteristic

On Friday, January 25, 2019, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Marion Campisi will give a talk on Space Farming and the Euler Characteristic. This talk will be held on the Santa Clara University campus, in the Daly Science Building, Room 207. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2018-2019 BAMA 2 Talk at San Jose State University

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When: December 7, 2018, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: San Jose State University, Science Building, Room 142

Speaker: Sergei Tabachnikov

Topic: Geometry of Equations

On Friday, December 7, 2018, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Sergei Tabachnikov will give a talk on geometry of Equations. This talk will be held on the San Jose State University campus, in the Science Building, Room 142. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.

2018-2019 BAMA 1 Talk at San Jose State University

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When: October 12, 2018, Friday at 7:30pm

Where: San Jose State University, Science Building, Room 142

Speaker: Scott Kim

Topic: Turning Math into a Game

On Friday, October 12, we have a BAMA meeting instead of a regular math circle. Scott Kim will give a talk on Turning Math into a Game. This talk will be held on the San Jose State University campus, in the Science Building, Room 142. This lecture is free and open to the public. All San Jose Math Circle students are expected to attend the BAMA lecture; there will be no meeting on the SJSU MacQuarrie Hall (MH) this week.

Details about the talk, directions and parking information are available at this link. If you park in the parking structure there is a fee for parking.