200th anniversary of the University of Bonn

World of Numbers ("Welt der Zahlen")

Public events of Bonn Mathematics within the scope of the anniversary

The Arithmeum invites you to the opening of the exhibition "200 Jahre Universität Bonn - 200 Werke aus der Sammlung Arithmeum". For the program please visit the homepage of the Arithmeum.

Date: 25.03.2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Arithmeum, Lennéstraße 2

Registration is not required.

The talk is part of the Toeplitz Kolloquium, a series of talks about “Didactics and History of Mathematics”.

Speaker: Gert Schubring, Rio De Janeiro

Date: 14.05.2018

Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Mathematics Center, Lipschitz Hall, Endenicher Allee 60

Registration is not required.

At our booth in the "science tent" (Wissenschaftszelt) visitors can get to know the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics. They can also try to find the shortest route between various cities with our hands-on exhibits and in so doing explore the "traveling salesman problem".

Date: 17.-18.05.2018

Time: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Wissenschaftszelt at the Münsterplatz in Bonn

Registration is not required.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Rudolf Taschner, Technische Universität Wien

Date: 24.05.2018

Time: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Location: HIM, Poppelsdorfer Allee 45

Registration is required (see linked page).

Speaker: Univ.-Prof. em. Dr. Klaus Mainzer, Technische Universität München (TUM) and guest researcher at Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics (HIM), Bonn

Date: 04.06.2018

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Video recording

The HCM participates with an "Excellence Slämchen" (small science slam, Thoralf Räsch) at 1:15 p.m. as an advertisement for the great "Excellence Slam" in August as well as with a booth "Mathematics in a different way: soap bubbles, the house of Santa Claus and parcel pallets the post". Children and adults can get an insight into mathematics that is comprehensible to all ages, while solving mathematical problems in a playful way.

Date: 09.06.2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Location: Campus Poppelsdorf, Endenicher Allee 19 C, Freigelände

Registration is not required.

HCM presents itself at the open day at Villa Hammerschmidt. Visitors can get to know many (international) scientific institutions and are invited to take part in the interactive program.

Date: 24.06.2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Villa Hammerschmidt, Kaiser-Friedrich-Str. 16,
                Entrance via main door, Adenauerallee 135

Registration is not required.
Please bring a valid photo identification for the entrance.

To kick off the third quarter "World of Numbers", Prof. Dr. Karl-Theodor Sturm and Anna Kraut, BIGS student, will talk with Prof. Dr. Andreas Zimmer,  Vice Rector for Research and Innovation, about mathematics in Bonn, Felix Hausdorff, and their fascination for mathematics (first 17 minutes of the video).

Date: 09.07.2018

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal

Video recording

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Don Zagier, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 10.07.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Video recording

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Ina Prinz, Arithmeum, Research Institute for Discrete Mathematics

Date: 11.07.2018

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Arithmeum, Lennéstraße 2

Registration is not required.

Video recording

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Bernhard Korte, Research Institute for Discrete Mathematics, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 18.07.2018

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Arithmeum, Lennéstraße 2

Registration is not required.

Video recording

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Peter Koepke, Mathematical Institute, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 06.08.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Science live and on a big screen. 

Organizer: Hausdorff Center for Mathematics and Immunosensation, supported by the iGEM team Bonn

Date: 27.08.2018

Time: 8:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Location: Arkadenhof der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1

Registration is required (see linked page).

Pupils get the opportunity to explore mathematics at the University of Bonn for four days.

Date: 05.-08.09.2018

Time: all day

Location: Wegelerstraße 10 and Endenicher Allee 60 (HCM)

Registration is required.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Rainer Kaenders, Mathematical Institute, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 06.09.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Dezsö Szalay, Institute for Microeconomics, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 10.09.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Sergio Conti, Institute for Applied Mathematics, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 12.09.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Open day at the MPI for Mathematics

Date: 14.09.2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Location: Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Vivatsgasse 7

Registration is not required.

Public program at the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics (HCM)

Date: 15.09.2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Mathematikzentrum, Endenicher Allee 60

Registration is not required.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Martin Rumpf, Institute for Numerical Simulation, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics

Date: 19.09.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Pupils compete against each other in teams of five and solve tricky problems. The tournament is organized in cooperation with the Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen and the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven where the event takes places simultaneously.

Date: 21.09.2018

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: CAMPO Campusmensa Poppelsdorf, Endenicher Allee 19

Registration for schools is required.

Speakers: Mathematics and cello: Prof. Dr. Matthias Kreck, Mathematical Institute, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics | Paintings: Luitgard Ilg | Piano: Michael Allan

Date: 30.10.2018

Time: 8:00 - 10:00 p.m., doors open at 7:45 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Aula

Registration is not required.

A play by Paul Mongré (alias of Felix Hausdorff)

Theater Group of the Evangelische Studierendengemeinde Bonn

in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Felix Hausdorff

1st Staging: 03.11.2018, 7:00 p.m.

2nd Staging: 04.11.2018, 3:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

On Thursday, 8th of November, the Hausdorff Center for Mathematics commemorates the 150th birthday of the Jewish mathematician Felix Hausdorff and informs about his life and work from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the city of Bonn (Bonngasse / Friedrichstraße). At 11 a.m. Reinhard Limbach, mayor of Bonn, opens the ceremony. At 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. walks to the grave of the Hausdorff family are offered. During a stop at the Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics (HIM), visitors can browse the collected works of Felix Hausdorff and have coffee and cookies. In addition, a bike tour to other destinations with references to Felix Hausdorff is planned.

Date: 08.11.2018

Time: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Bonngasse / Friedrichstraße

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Dr. Katrin Tent, University of Münster and guest researcher at Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics (HIM), Bonn

Date: 15.11.2018

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Hauptgebäude der Universität Bonn, Am Hof 1, Hörsaal I

Registration is not required.

Video recording

 

 

All talks are in German.

The entry to the events is free of charge.

 

The events are part of the festivities for
the 200th anniversary of the University of Bonn.

200 JAHRE | 1818 – 2018
RHEINISCHE FRIEDRICH-WILHELMS-UNIVERSITÄT BONN
www.200jahre.uni-bonn.de