Open University @ Maths Week Scotland: Navigating by Numbers

Online 1st Oct 7.00pm-8.30pm Free
George pagan iii Ww CTF Np Zx8g unsplash

Join Dr Ian Short, Senior Lecturer in Mathematics at the Open University, for an exploration of numbers and geometry.

Our exploration will take us from intriguing frieze patterns of numbers, through triangulated polygons and repeated fractions, to a beautiful infinite tessellation with remarkable properties. Along the way we will meet the mathematicians who forged this path of discovery, and we will get a taste of deeper aspects of the subject.


The event will take place using Zoom. A link will be provided by email by the event organiser.

Suggested age suitability: 14+ years old.

Latest News

2019 10 05 RA 020

Maths Week Scotland 2021

Maths Week Scotland will be back 27 September - 3 October 2021

View details

Upcoming Events

HW maths workshops 28th Sep-30th Jun

Workshops by Heriot-Watt

Online All day Free

Heriot-Watt University and SCHOLAR are delighted to offer online maths workshops for school students.

These new, interactive workshops can be organised for any time throughout the academic year.

View details