Immagine di Matteo Emmer, 1998

Imagine Maths 6


  Friday, March 31

Mathematics & Media


Frank Morgan
Editor-in-Chief, Notices of the American Mathematical Society & Atwell, Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus, Williams College, USA
"If you want to bring math to the world, start with the mathematicians"


Marco Andreatta
Dipartimento di Matematica, Università di Trento & Presidente del MUSE, Museo di Scienze di Trento
"A mathematician at MUSE, the Museum of Science of Trento"


Osmo Pekonen
Agora Center, University of Jyväskylä, Finland & Book Reviews Section Editor, The Mathematical intelligencer.
"Maupertuis, the man who flattened the Earth"

Kolme Perunaa presents
La Figure de la Terre, a film by Axel Straschnoy, with Osmo Pekonen & Johan Stén, Music by Jean-Philippe Rameau, choosen and played by Elina Mustonen, 24 m. (2015). English subtitles.

Mathematics & Music


Moreno Andreatta
CNRS, Music Representation Team, IRCAM, Paris & IRMA University of Strasbourg
"Exploring the "mathemusical" dynamics: some aspects of a musically driven mathematical practice"

Mathematics and Architecture


Michele Emmer
Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Venezia & Università Roma Sapienza, retired
"Homage to Zaha Hadid"


Gianluca Racana
Director of Zaha Hadid Architects, London
"Zaha Hadid Architects: the mathematics of fluidity"

Mathematics and Cinema


By surprise, a film on mathematicians, 107 m.

Saturday, April 1st

Mathematics and Applications


Paolo Rossi
Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Pisa
"Mathematics as a social language: a (past and present) phenomenology"


Corrado Falcolini
Dipartimento di Architettura, Università Roma Tre
"The Arch of Titus at the Circus Maximus in Rome: from mathematical models to virtual reconstruction"


Marco Abate
Dipartimento di Matematica, Università di Pisa
"How to prevent crimes using earthquakes"


Vincent Moncorge
Freelance Photographer
"Mathematics, a closer look"

Accepted Submitted Papers

11:30 - 13:00

Room A, second floor

      Marco Codegone
      Dipartimento di Scienze Matematiche, Politecnico di Torino
      A negative number as the sum of all natural numbers

      Elena Rinaldi
      Università di Ferrara (PhD)
      Math and Art in musical videoclips

      Riccardo Schiavi
      Student, Astronomy & Astrophysic, Università Roma Sapienza
      Dante's Underworld: Geometrical Structure of the Three
      Kingdoms of the Divine Comedy

      Homage to Fred Algrem 1997-2017

      Michele Emmer
      Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Venezia &
      Università La Sapienza Roma, retired
      Film "Soap Bubbles" 25 m. english version (1984)

11:30 - 13:00


      Cornelie Leopold
      Fachbereich Architektur, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany
      Pentagonal Structures Structures as Impulse for Art

      Aldo Brigaglia, Nicla Palladino, Maria Alessandra Vaccaro
      Università degli studi di Palermo, Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica
      Historical notes on star geometries in mathematic, art and nature

      Laura Tedeschini Lalli
      Dipartimento di Architettura, Università Roma Tre
      Imagining Saturn's Rings

      Paola Magnaghi-Delfino, Tullia Norando
      Dipartimento di Matematica del Politecnico di Milano
      Luca Pacioli: Letters from Venice

Visual Mathematics


Alfio Quarteroni
ATHICSE-CMCS, Ecole Polithecníque Fédéral de Lausanne & Politecnico di Milano
"Taking Mathematics to Heart"

13.30 - 15.00
Lunch for all participants
(to be confirmed)

Visual Mathematics


Gian Marco Todesco
Digital Video s.r.l., Roma
"Weird gears"

Mathematics and Physics


Amaury Mouchet
CNRS UMR Laboratoire de mathématiques et de physique théorique, Université Tours
"Drowning by numbers"

Mathematics and Literature


Michele Emmer
Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Arti e Lettere, Venezia & Università Roma Sapienza, retired
"Alain Badiou: Eloges des Mathématiques"


Elisabetta Strickland
Università di Roma "Tor Vergata" & GIO, Gender Interuniversity Observatory.
"From algebra to the secrets of the universe: the fascinating life of Mary Somerville"


Sylvie Weil
City University of New York, Emerita
"Chez les Weil, André et Simone (At home with André and Simone Weil)"


Simon Singh
"The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets."

Mathematics and Music


Susanna Pagano
Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali P. Mascagni di Livorno, pianist

Music, Maths and Circularity:
Feux d'artifice from second book of Préludes by C. Debussy
Escalier du diable by G. Ligeti
Regard des Prophetes, des Bergers et des Mages and La Parole Toute-puissante by O. Messiaen
Ciaccona trascritta per sola mano sinistra by J.S.Bach, J. Brahms

Sunday, April 2nd

ore 9.00

Trip by boat from Venice to Chioggia (To be confirmed)

ore 12.00

Lunch in the island of Pellestrina, in the lagoon


Vincent Moncorge
Mathematics, people and forms

Equilibrio in...forme
La danza del design
edited by Giordano Bruno e Massimo Ciafrei, with the students of ISIA Roma Design

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