on Keskuskatu. They have been there since 2014, after five years of planning. A video about the installation is
. Yrjö Rossi, who suggested the tiles, talks in the video at 0:48.
Math Dept. UConn,
341 Mansfield Road Unit 1009
Storrs, CT 06269-1009
Office: MONT 234
E-mail: kconrad at math dot uconn dot edu.
How to reach the UConn math department by
Greek alphabet review for
writing in math
parody of Green Eggs and Ham by Kevin Wald
Analysis in popular media
Read very carefully the course description of MAT 311
. (This is not made up.)
An interesting lesson in
probability. The start of
this page indicates the story is not made up.
Another lesson in
probability. (The event described there took place on March 3, 1983. Go to the end of this page for more.)
Primality tests (Dubna, Summer 2015):,
Lecture 1, Lecture 2, Lecture 3, Lecture 4.
(In the fourth lecture a team of videographers appears a little after the 43:00 mark and then sporadically through the rest of the lecture. They filmed me and the students on behalf of one of the sponsors of the summer school.)
Mesmerized by a
garden of constants. (5 seems a bit
Russian Vending Machines.
car in Connecticut.
car near Boston.
A street I
don't live on in Berlin. And
another one in Clemson.
I don't use.
Galois theory is a
piece of cake.
(I had this made for a student's 21st birthday in my Galois theory class during 2015. Note how nicely the zeta is drawn, frankly better than some students wrote it on the homework.)
Kubota , seen near the UConn math department in 2016. According to L-series this website the letter L in " L-series" stands for loader or landscaper, so definitely not Langlands, and also they're compact.
An application of advanced math to
cooking. Read the label carefully. (Taken from Crisco olive oil spray.)
A good example of bad
If you are an amateur and think you solved a famous math problem, look here
Reasons to be Cautious in Mathematics