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  1. Oct. 15, 2021Top 6 numbers with odd names
    By the numbers

    Numbers are the beating heart of mathematics. Some numbers come together to form beautiful patterns or combinations, and so mathematicians decided to give them special names. There are even specific fields of study within mathematics about the theory of numbers.

  2. Oct. 14, 2021End the pandemic with half the number of vaccines? There's an app for that
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    Researchers in applied mathematics are developing a program that could be added to the COVID alert app used on smartphones to better target vaccination campaigns.

  3. Oct. 12, 2021Computer science researchers developing through-fabric display technology
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    Researchers in the Cheriton School of Computer Science are developing what could be the next big breakthrough in wearable technology. 

    The new innovation in display tech, which the researchers are calling PocketView, uses LED lights to show basic information. It can function as a stand-alone piece of tech or could be incorporated into existing or next-generation smart devices.

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  1. Oct. 20, 2021Math Alumni Career Panel
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    Want to learn about the career journey of alumni who graduated from the Faculty of Math?

    Want to hear some advice from our alumni who have been successful in their professional careers since graduation?

    If you answered yes to either of these questions, or you are just curious, please join us at the 2021 Math Alumni Career Panel on Wednesday, October 20. Hosted by the Math Grad Committee.

  2. Oct. 21, 2021CPI Talks
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    A Public Outreach Lecture Series

    CPI is pleased to announce a new public outreach lecture series titled CPI Talks. The inaugural CPI Talk will be held virtually on Thursday, October 21 at 6 p.m. 

    Register today to attend.

  3. Nov. 2, 2021Graduate Studies Information Day
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    Join us for Graduate Studies Information Day

    Are you considering graduate studies in the Faculty of Mathematics? Join us virtually on November 2, 2021 for our Graduate Studies Information Day where you will have the opportunity to speak with department/school representatives from the Faculty of Mathematics and have all your questions answered. 

    Register today

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