Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 — 12:00 PM EDT
W3: Mysteries of the Prime Numbers

Wednesday, May 31 at 12-1:30 at the Grad House. Yu-Ru Liu will talk about the "Mysteries of the Prime Numbers." In elementary school, we learn about the prime numbers 2, 3, 5, 7... In this talk, we will learn some known facts about them, and explore some unknown mysteries of the prime numbers.

Yu-Ru Liu received her Ph.D. in Mathematics from Harvard University in 2003. She joined the University of Waterloo the same year and is now a Professor in the Department of Pure Mathematics.