September 24, 2021

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar and Mathematician Ken Ono Virtual Visit

Ken Ono posterThe Kappa of Virginia Chapter and the University of Mary Washington Mathematics Department are pleased to host a Virtual Visit by the Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, Mathematician Ken Ono, on February 18-19, 2021.

The visit will feature classroom visits and a Zoom Webinar Public Lecture on Thursday, February 18, 2021, 5:00 – 6:15 p.m., titled “Why does Ramanujan, ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity,’ matter?”

Dr. Ken Ono is the Thomas Jefferson Professor of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, the Vice President of the American Mathematical Society, and the Chair of Mathematics of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Dr. Ono was also an Associate Producer and the Mathematics Consultant for the movie “The Man Who Knew Infinity” about Mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.

A showing of the film “The Man Who Knew Infinity” will be available to University of Mary Washington students on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., at the Zoom link below.

For questions, please contact Dr. Suzanne Sumner at ssumner@umw.edu or call 540-654-1335.

 

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Here is the link for the attendees of the Public Lecture:
 
You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Feb 18, 2021 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Ken Ono
 
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: 812807
Or iPhone one-tap : 
    US: +16465588656,,86384500648#,,,,*812807#  or +13017158592,,86384500648#,,,,*812807#
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 863 8450 0648
Passcode: 812807
    International numbers available: https://umw-sso.zoom.us/u/kdqhBOFu7Y
 
 
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Here is the link for UMW Students to view the film “The Man Who Knew Infinity”:
 
You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Feb 16, 2021 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: “The Man Who Knew Infinity” Film
 
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: 794548
Or iPhone one-tap : 
    US: +16465588656,,85052653111#,,,,*794548#  or +13017158592,,85052653111#,,,,*794548#
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 850 5265 3111
Passcode: 794548
    International numbers available: https://umw-sso.zoom.us/u/kiDeU4D0K