On the Nature of Mathematical Joy – Public Lecture 15 July

Professor Elizabeth Mansfield, of the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science, will present the inaugural Noether Public Lecture at the University’s Canterbury campus on Monday 15 July.

In her lecture, entitled On the Nature of Mathematical Joy, Professor Mansfield will describe and illustrate the seven levels of mathematical joy, beginning with the discovery of patterns, illustrated from her own mathematical travels.

The lecture will take place in the Sibson Lecture Theatre 3 at 18.00 and is free and open to all, although prior booking is required. For more information and bookings see our Eventbrite page.