LMS MA ATM Branch Past Events

Popular Lecture - Simulating crowds: before, during and after the pandemic - Dr Aoife Hunt
University of Liverpool - Online

Liverpool

Popular Lecture: Aoife Hunt

19 November 2020


The Secret Life of Bubbles - Cancelled
University of Liverpool

Liverpool

Presidential Lecture: The Secret Life of Bubbles with Anna Pratoussevitch, LivMS President

25 March 2020


Secrets of the Rainbow with Professor Ian Jones
Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool

Ian Jones will present mathematical models, developed during the course of the last few hundred years

26 February 2020


LivMS AGM
Liverpool

Liverpool

tbc

17 September 2019


LivMS Presidential Lecture
Liverpool

Liverpool

Some things you might need to know when applying to do maths at university

20 June 2019


Pop Maths Quiz
Liverpool

Liverpool

The Pop Maths Quiz is a TEAM competition that runs a bit like a pub quiz but without any alcohol!

2 March 2019


Are women safer drivers? Are Saudi Arabia women safe drivers?
Liverpool

Liverpool

Pricing car insurance is a complex mathematical problem; it accounts for the likelihood of having a future accident/claim.

13 February 2019


Computing the Future
Liverpool

Liverpool

Quantum computing is the new buzzword -- Richard Pinch has been looking into what computers will look like after quantum tech arrives and what newer ideas are still on the drawing board.

11 October 2018


Why do pigs and boomerangs fly?
Liverpool

Liverpool

Jonathan demystifies gyroscopes and rotational dynamics, showing why pigs and boomerangs fly in circles. An interactive session with counter intuitive demos

1 March 2018


The Fluid Dynamics of Chocolate Fountains
Liverpool

Liverpool

Part of the LivMS Popular Lectures Programme 2017-18

18 December 2017


Driving is a risky business!
Liverpool

Liverpool

Driving is a risky business! LivMS Popular Lectures Programme 2017-18

11 October 2017


From arithmetic to modern cryptography: a guided tour.
Liverpool

Liverpool

Since the beginning of time, people have wanted to be able to communicate in a way that prevents anyone besides the intended recipient from reading the message.

16 March 2017


Islamic tilings and their symmetries
Liverpool

Liverpool

Decorative art in the Islamic world often takes the form of geometric patterns that exhibit interesting symmetries.

2 February 2017


The 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURE: Patterns and Predictions
Liverpool

Liverpool

This talk starts with some seductively obvious patterns that seem successfully to predict the future, but then goes on to show that not all patterns are trustworthy.

19 December 2016


Popular Lecture
Liverpool

Liverpool

'Maths, Pigs, Chickens and Criminals'

10 November 2016


AGM and Presidential Lecture
Liverpool

Liverpool

The Presidential Lecture 'Mathematics for a Healthier and Safer Society' will follow the AGM

18 May 2016


Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz
Liverpool

Liverpool

Pop Maths Quiz for Sixth Formers

12 March 2016


Professor Chris Budd OBE
Liverpool

Liverpool

Title and content tbc.

2 March 2016


Orbits: Mathematics Meets Music
Liverpool

Liverpool

Emily says: I'm a composer. I write music and I like to take inspiration for my music from mathematics....

10 February 2016