MAM 2016

Mathematics Awareness Month
** April 2005 **

Mathematics Awareness Month at
Canisius College
Buffalo NY


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Dr Fred Watson, Astronomer-In-Charge at the Anglo-Australian Observatory, is visiting the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Canisius College to give a one-week course on "A New View of the Universe", 11 - 15 April, 2005. The course presents present day optical telescope astronomy against a backdrop of elementary mathematics and physics. The course is part of a greater mathematical project called "New Mathematical Topographies", and is described online: http://www.canisius.edu/topos/watson.asp Dr Watson will also be giving an entertaining Public Lecture entitled "when telescopes go BAD" at Canisius College, 14 April 2005. Dr Watson's new book "Stargazer" will be released in the USA in September of 2005.