Title

Math in the Grocery Aisle: From Stacking Oranges to Constructing Error-correcting Codes

Document Type

Lecture

Department

Mathematics (CMC)

Publication Date

2-28-2009

Abstract

This talk was given as an invited lecture at GEMS: Gateway to Exploring Mathematical Sciences, at the Claremont Colleges in February 2009.

Comments

The project handout associated with this lecture can be found here: http://www.claremontmckenna.edu/pages/faculty/lenny/talks/GEMS_project.pdf

The solutions to the project handout associated with this lecture can be found here: http://www.claremontmckenna.edu/pages/faculty/lenny/talks/GEMS_solutions.pdf

A video clip about the GEMS program that contains parts of this lecture can be found at http://www.cgu.edu/pages/4546.asp?item=2742

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© 2009 Lenny Fukshansky

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