Clay Mathematics Institute

Dedicated to increasing and disseminating mathematical knowledge

Public lecture by Étienne Ghys

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Dancing Vortices

Étienne Ghys
École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

University of Oxford
Mathematical Institute

Lecture Theatre 1
Andrew Wiles Building 

5:00 pm, October 1

Vortices do amazing things. They dance, they tie themselves in knots, they challenge mathematicians to explain them.

After the lecture, Étienne Ghys will be presented with the first Clay Award for the Dissemination of Mathematical Knowledge.

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