Title of talk:
The Topology of Our University; Put a
in your Local Geometry.
Keith the Complex Number
Where am I coming from? (note preposition at sentence end)!
Berrien Co. Math & Science Center
Unique half day program on a college campus
classes taught by "regular faculty involved in research"
Strong interest in topology.
Before Kindergarten told would be mathematician
(and wife knows math is first love)
QCD is relativistic quantum mechanics, didn't formally get to the theory of everything with it's 14 dimensions, etc.
caver (not spelunker)
Students often brain-dead or have all the answers
Our church has 27 Fundamental Theorems
Firm believer in Scientific Method
Douglas Hofstadter: Gödel, Escher, Bach
Gödel, A Life of Logic
Greatest Mathematician of 20
Ironic--Geometry teaching them deductive reasoning Godel---outstanding mathemetician of the 20th century Who knows what/why Mixed emotions since no longer expected to answer all Talk proper
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