Join us for an evening of fun with the SOMA cube – a great puzzle for developing 3D intuition. We will enjoy some very nice math behind the SOMA cube that makes it easier to assemble the 7 pieces into a 3 X 3 X 3 cube!
Topic: math and play with SOMA cubes
Speaker: Brian Conrey is the founding Executive Director of the American Institute of Mathematics. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan in 1980. He serves as an editor of the Journal of Number Theory and is also active in Math Circles and Math Teachers’ Circles. His research interests are analytic number theory and random matrix theory.