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Tag Archives: Leonard Euler

EULER’S ELEGANCE

IN A SEARCH for elegance in mathematics, look no further than Euler’s Formula, e i π = -1. This equation takes three perhaps obscure mathematical constants, e, i and π, … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

NETWORKING ALONG KÖNIGSBERG’S SEVEN BRIDGES

“THE SEVEN Bridges of Königsberg” sounds like a romantic novel set elsewhere than Iowa. In fact, though, it’s a classic problem of mathematics, one that led to modern mathematics’ graph theory, … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · Leave a comment