Mark Peletier: Numbers are the world
Numbers are the world
Explaining diffusion equations
Mathematics form an abstract world invented by humans that seem to have little connection with the world around us. But we do use math to answer real-world questions. Mark Peletier, Professor of applied mathematics at the Eindhoven University of Technology, examines the relationship between mathematics and the real world.
This video is available in Dutch only.
Prof. dr. Mark Peletier
Made by: Jasmijn Snoijink 2011
Camera & editing: Irene Driessen
Music: Daan van West
Graphic design: SproetS