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LivMS Presidential Lecture – CANCELLED
March 25 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
This event is cancelled due to Coronavirus.
The University of Liverpool has made the decision to postpone or cancel all of the University’s public events until the end of April due to the COVID-19 situation.
LivMS hopes to reschedule the Presidential Lecture to a date in the Autumn term.
The Secret Life of Bubbles, Anna Pratoussevitch, LivMS President
Audience: 16+ and all those interested in mathematics
Venue: Lecture Room D, Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool L69 7BX
Contact: Peter Giblin
Entry is free to all students and to LivMS members; others pay £4 at the door.
Why are soap bubbles round? What happens when two bubbles meet? What is the shape of bubbles in a soap foam? What happens if you dip a wire cube into soapy water? In this talk Anna will discuss the maths behind all these shapes and, of course, blow some soap bubbles.