Abstract: How does a chemist know that a molecule that he or she has synthesized has the desired form? Most non-biological molecules are too small to see in a microscope or even with the help of an electron micrograph.
Organizer/Host: Ron Freiwald
Tea @ 3:45pm in Cupples I, Room 200
Abstract: When does a majority exist? How does the geometry of the political spectrum influence the outcome? What does mathematics have to say about how people behave?
Abstract: We are familiar with the prime numbers as those integers which cannot be factored into smaller integers, but if we consider systems of numbers larger than the integers, the primes may indeed factor in those larger systems.