Brazil’s top math youtuber: ‘Math Maniac’

We should accept that YouTube has being become more and more important website in education. I myself has learnt French only from YouTube. YouTube has a vital role in math education and sharing advanced lecture videos. You don’t need to be at MIT to benefit those lectures! just go online and search in YouTube. Here I am to introduce you a channel in Math: ‘Math Maniac’ With bright pink hair, it’s difficult to miss Julia Jaccoud walking down the corridors of the ICM conference, always with…

‘A mathematician without a dream is not a mathematician’

‘A mathematician without a dream is not a mathematician’ An article from ICM2018.ORG Crowds of international delegates gathered around Caucher Birkar following his plenary presentation at Riocentro this afternoon. Everyone wanted a photo with the Kurdish mathematician, who was awarded a Fields Medal for his contribution to the minimum model program in algebraic geometry last Tuesday. Chairing the packed plenary session at ICM 2018 this afternoon Jungkai Alfred Chen from the National Taiwan University said he was “fortunate to know him in person for a…

Behforooz: If math is not fun, what’s the point?

We have before talked about math teaching in schools here (Why math is so difficult?). At that post a fact about Iranian teachers’ habits had been explained. I myself have had this experience that how much inspiration and motivation is important. But what I have experienced in Iran schools: you have got a good situation or you haven’t got a good situation. If your total situation (family background of academic education, family income and etc.) is good enough to support you, then educational system will work…

ICM 2018

Dans cette page d’ams.org, vous allez trouver quelques liens sur ICM 2018: 2018 Fields Medal Media Coverage  Mathematicians Caucher Birkar, Alessio Figalli, Peter Scholze, and Akshay Venkatesh were awarded Fields Medals at the 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read more about the mathematicians and their work.   

2018 Fields Medal Media Coverage

At this link of ams.org you can find a set of some links of articles and news about ICM 2018. I find it a good idea to have all these links in one single post: 2018 Fields Medal Media Coverage  August 07, 2018 Mathematicians Caucher Birkar, Alessio Figalli, Peter Scholze, and Akshay Venkatesh were awarded Fields Medals at the 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read more about the mathematicians and their work. “A Number Theorist Who Bridges Math and Time,” by Erica Klarreich, Quanta Magazine, August 1, 2018; “A…

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