10 Oct 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
more info
Albany campus
Sir Neil Walters Lecture Theatre

Presenter: Ken Ono

Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Mathematics at Emory University and incoming Maclaurin Lecturer 2017

Mathematician Ramanujan's work has has a truly transformative effect on modern mathematics, and continues to do so as we understand further lines from his letters and notebooks.

In this lecture, some of the studies of Ramanujan that are most accessible to the general public will be presented and how Ramanujan's findings fundamentally changed modern mathematics. We will also discuss the influences on his work.

The speaker is associate producer of the film The Man Who Knew Infinity (starring Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons) about Ramanujan. Professor Ono will share several clips from the film in the lecture.


Note that this lecture runs from 6pm to 7pm in Sir Neil Waters Lecture Theatre 300.

A refreshment break will take place from 7-7.30pm

At 7.30pm The feature length film ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity' (starring Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons) will be screened (run time 1 hour 54 min) in Sir Neil Waters Lecture Theatre 200.

027 446 3330

Search events

Related Events

Supper Spanish 2
Tue 18 Jul 2017 - Albany
SUPPER SPANISH 2 We're delighted to be able to offer early evening Spanish classes from 18 July 2017
School of Communication Journalism and Marketing
from Wed 23 Aug 2017 - multiple locations
Albany Seminar Series
MBA Information Evening
from Mon 11 Sep 2017 - multiple locations
MBA Information evening
Tue 26 Sep 2017 - Albany
Serendipity and the discovery of new protein chemistry from the microbial world
When Marnie was there
Wed 4 Oct 2017 - Albany
When Marnie was there will screen at Massey University’s Auckland campus at Albany on Wednesday October 4.

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 contact@massey.ac.nz Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey