State level seminar on Number theory Organized by the Department of Mathematics, VTB College, Sreekrishnapuram, Palakkad In association with the Kerala Mathematical Association Dates: 4th and 5th of February 2014 Sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC), India

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# Monthly Archives: January 2014

## NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “NEW PERSPECTIVE S IN MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF COMPUTER SCIENCE 2014

3rd. & 4th FEBRUARY 2014, SACRED HEART COLLEGE, THEVARA, KOCHI, ,KERALA, Sponsored by UGC, KSCSTE See notice at this link and this link.

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## P.L. Bhatnagar Memorial Endowment Lecture in the 48th Annual Conference of the Association of Mathematics Teachers of India (AMTI)

A talk Applications of Mathematics – Excitements and Challenges delivered by Ambat Vijayakumar Department of Mathematics, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Cochin – 682022. Please see the full text of the talk at this link.

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## The sum of all positive integers

What do you think you get if you add 1+2+3+4+5+… all the way on up to infinity? Probably a massively huge number, right? Nope. You get a small negative number: This is, by a wide margin, the most noodle-bending counterintuitive thing I have ever seen. Mathematician Leonard Euler actually proved this result in 1735, but […]

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## ‘OSADMS’ EVER ROLLING TROPHY INTER COLLEGIATE QUIZ COMPETITION

Department of Mathematics Cochin University of Science and Technology ‘OSADMS’ EVER ROLLING TROPHY INTER COLLEGIATE QUIZ COMPETITION IN GENERAL MATHEMATICS 1st February 2014 The OSADMS EVER ROLLING TROPHY for ‘All Kerala Inter collegiate Quiz competition in General Mathematics’ was instituted in 1987. Since then it is being successfully conducted due to the overwhelming response from […]

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