LMS MA ATM Branch Past Events

LivMS Presidential Lecture

Liverpool

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

20 June 2019


Pop Maths Quiz

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

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

13 February 2019


Enigma and the Secret World of Code Breaking

Liverpool

CHRISTMAS LECTURE sponsored by Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Liverpool

13 December 2018


Computing the Future

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

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

Part of the LivMS Popular Lectures Programme 2017-18

18 December 2017


Driving is a risky business!

Liverpool

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

11 October 2017


From arithmetic to modern cryptography: a guided tour.

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

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

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

'Maths, Pigs, Chickens and Criminals'

10 November 2016


AGM and Presidential Lecture

Liverpool

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

18 May 2016


Sixth Form Pop Maths Quiz

Liverpool

Pop Maths Quiz for Sixth Formers

12 March 2016


Professor Chris Budd OBE

Liverpool

Title and content tbc.

2 March 2016


Orbits: Mathematics Meets Music

Liverpool

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

10 February 2016