UConn Math Club

The Game of Hex

Ben Russo (University of Connecticut)

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 5:45 pm
MONT 314

The game of Hex was invented by Piet Hein and independently re-invented by John Nash. Although it seems like a simple game it can have some surprising mathematical consequences. In this talk we will discuss some elementary game theory of Hex and its relation to other areas of mathematics.

Comments: Free pizza and drinks!