5th October 2014
FREE. Booking essential
Beforehand take the opportunity to view the exhibition Transcending Tradition – detailing the history of Jewish Mathematicians in German speaking culture.
Adam Spencer has been a breakfast radio announcer on Triple J and ABC Sydney, tv personality on everything from comedies good news week and the glasshouse to weekly sports wrap the back page and is a member of the sleek geeks science team with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki.
But in his heart he is a mathematician and probably Australia’s best known “public numbers geek”. His ted talk on massive prime numbers has had over 1.4 million views and can be seen here.