News articles tagged with "mathematics"

11/12/2015 12:26:43
Kathy Svitil
The mathematics and theoretical physics professor has been awarded the 2016 Leroy Steele Prize by the American Mathematical Society.
08/04/2006 07:00:00
Robert Tindol
It may be surprising that a laser beam, when shot to the moon and returned by one of the mirrors the Apollo astronauts left behind, is a couple of miles in diameter at the end of its half-million-mile round trip. This spread is mostly due to atmospheric distortions, but it nonetheless underscores the problems posed to those who wish to keep laser beams from diverging or focusing to a point as light travels through a medium.
02/20/2001 08:00:00
Jill Perry
Tom M. Apostol, professor of mathematics emeritus and the creator and project director of Project MATHEMATICS! at the California Institute of Technology, has been elected a corresponding member of the Academy of Athens.
09/01/1998 07:00:00
Sue McHugh

PASADENA—Dr. Tom Apostol, professor emeritus of mathematics and project director of Project MATHEMATICS!

05/15/1996 07:00:00
Sue McHugh

PASADENA—Project MATHEMATICS!, which produces highly acclaimed educational videotapes that have been seen by more than 10 million students, has rec

05/26/1995 07:00:00
Sue McHugh
Project MATHEMATICS!, Caltech's innovative series of animated videotapes on topics in high school mathematics, is pleased to announce the names of the winners in the 1994 competition sponsored jointly by the Hewlett-Packard Company and the Intel Foundation.
01/12/1995 08:00:00
Sue McHugh

PASADENA— Project MATHEMATICS!, a series of videotapes and accompanying workbooks that use the powerful tool of computer animation to help viewers

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