LivMS Presidential Lecture
March 25 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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.