Math Awareness Month - April 1999
Mathematics and Biology
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Images represent simulated three-dimensional waves of
electrical activity in the heart tissue,
as measured in milliseconds.
Images provided by James P. Keener (University of Utah)
and A.V. Panfilov (University of Utrecht, Netherlands).
Math Awareness Week has now become Math Awareness Month!
See RI Senate Resolution R 84, 99- S 847, Proclaiming April as Mathematics Awareness Month, introduced by Senators Flynn, Gibbs, Breen, enacted March 11, 1999.
Mathematics Awareness Month is sponsored each year by the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics to recognize the importance of mathematics through written materials and an accompanying poster that highlight mathematical developments and applications in a particular area.