Hendrik de Waard lecture

Finding Moonshine

A Mathematician's Journey through Symmetry
Marcus du Sautoy
maandag 21 maart 2016

Mathematician Marcus du Sautoy reveals how symmetry is a fundamental concept both in the arts and the sciences: from the walls of the Alhambra to the Higgs boson, from the music of Bach to deadly viruses. Based on his book Finding Moonshine he will tell the story of how mathematicians have produced a language to be able to explore, tame and classify this slippery concept.

Education: future proof?

The Learning Lab

Thieu Besselink
maandag 22 februari 2016

Thieu Besselink started The Learning Lab to find out a way of making education more relevant to our lives and the world around us and to rethink the structure and function of curricula in the face of a radically unpredictable world.