Department of Mathematics
Sponsored by Hung Hin Shiu Charitable Foundation

Mathematics is Around Us

Professor Zhi-Ming Ma

Professor, Institute of Applied Mathematics, AMSS, CAS
Fellow of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Fellow of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World
President, Chinese Mathematical Society, 2008-2011
Vice President, Executive Committee of International Math Union, 2007-2010
Medallion Lecture, World Congress in Probability and Statistics, 2007
Hua Loo-Keng Mathematics Prize, 2005
S.S. Chern Mathematics Prize, 1995
Invited speaker, International Congress of Mathematicians, 1994
Chinese National Natural Sciences Prize, 1993
Max-Plank Research Award, 1992



Date: 3 September 2013 (Tuesday)

5:30pm - 6:30pm (Preceded by Reception at 5:00pm)


RRS905, Sir Run Run Shaw Building,
Ho Sin Hang Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University



Mathematics is distinguished from other disciplines of science. From natural science to human being society, from high technology to daily life, mathematics exists always and everywhere. In this talk, I shall combine with my own academic experience tell you some story about how mathematics is always around us.




All are welcome