LMS/IMA Joint Meeting 2021 – Maths in Human Society

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Meeting Date
Desmond Higham (Edinburgh), Ginestra Bianconi (QMUL), Saul Schleimer (Warwick), Elsa Arcaute (UCL). Christian Mueller (TU Wien)

The LMS is delighted to announce the 2021 LMS/IMA joint meeting focused around the theme of Maths in Human Society. This event will include mathematical lectures on a range of topics, including pure and applied geometry, network science and urban systems. There will also be a series of artistic exhibitions showcasing the work of collaborations between mathematicians and artists exploring creativity in mathematical research and ways to engage a public audience. 

Participating artists: Lee Allatson, Liam Taylor-West, Chloe Aligianni, Jenny Hibberd, Andrew Johnston

Organising Committee; Martine Barons, Brita Nucinkis, Jessica Enright, Carl Dettmann, Katrin Leschke, Alina Vdovina


Sep 30th

13:45-14:00 Presidents’ Welcome and LMS Meeting

14:00-14:50 Desmond Higham (Edinburgh)

15:00-15:50 Saul Schleimer (Warwick)

15.50-16.20 Coffee break

16:20-17:10 Ginestra Bianconi (QMUL)

17:30 Arts event and Q&A

Countless deformations 2.0
Chloe Aligianni and Lee Allatson  

Sounds of Surface
Jenny Hibberd and Andrew Johnston  

The plastic number
Jenny Hibberd and Liam Taylor-West  

Aperiodic rhythms
Lee Allatson and Liam Taylor-West  


Oct 1st

10:00-10:50 Elsa Arcaute (UCL)

10.50-11.20 Coffee break

11:20-12:10 Christian Mueller (TU Wein)

Register here.