Best Math podcasts — Tutoring, analysis, and latest findings (Updated October 2016; image)
Math
(public)
[subscription 849]

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

The American Mathematical Societys Mathematical Moments program promotes appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays in science, nature, technology, and human culture. Listen to researchers talk about how they use math: from presenting realistic animation to beating cancer.

An exploration of the life half of math and the math half of life.

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Daniel Rothman, MIT. Dan Rothman talks about how math helped understand a mass extinction.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Hamsa Balakrishnan, MIT. Hamsa Balakrishnan talks about her work to shorten airport runway queues.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Annalisa Crannell, Franklin & Marshall College. Annalisa Crannell on perspective in art.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: John A. Adam, Old Dominion University. John A. Adam explains the math and physics behind rainbows.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researchers: Eleanor Jenkins, Clemson University, and Katie Kavanagh, Clarkson University. Eleanor Jenkins and Katie Kavanagh talk about their interdisciplinary team's work helping farmers.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Math Ed Podcast

This episode focuses on two chapters from the the forthcoming book Psychometric Models in Mathematics Education (listen to Episode 1611 for details). First, Nicki Kersting from the University of Arizona discusses "Examining and understanding dimensionality in the context of instrument development." Second, Erik Jacobson from Indiana University ...…

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College Moment Title: Dis-playing the Game of Thrones Description: Andrew Beveridge uses math to analyze Game of Thrones.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Thomas Snitch, University of Maryland Description: Thomas Snitch talks about nabbing poachers with math. Audio files: podcast-mom-poaching-1.mp3 and podcast-mom-poaching-2.mp3By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

M

Math Ed Podcast

Kristen Bieda (Michigan State University), Anna Conner (University of Georgia), and Pablo Mejia-Ramos (Rutgers University) formed a panel at the PMENA 37 working group on argumentation, justification, and proof. The working group was organized by Michelle Cirillo, Megan Staples, Karl Kosko, Jill Newton, and Keith Weber. Working Group Paper from ...…

M

Math Ed Podcast

Keith Weber from Rutgers University gave a presentation on research related to argumentation, justification, and proof in mathematics education. This was part of a working group at PMENA 37 at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI. The working group was organized by Michelle Cirillo, Megan Staples, Karl Kosko, Jill Newton, and Keith. Ke ...…

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Cristina Stoica, Wilfrid Laurier University Description: Cristina Stoica talks about celestial mechanics.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Jackson Cothren, University of Arkansas Moment Title: Scanning Ancient Sites Description: Jackson Cothren talks about creating three-dimensional scans of ancient sites.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Wesley Pegden, Carnegie Mellon University Moment Title: Piling On and on and on! Description: Wesley Pegden talks about simulating sandpilesBy paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Norbert Stoop, MIT Title: Adding a New Wrinkle Description: Norbert Stoop talks about new research on the formation of wrinkles.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

M

Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Sidney Redner, Santa Fe Institute Moment: Moment Title: Holding the Lead Description: Sidney Redner talks about how random walks relate to leads in basketball.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).