The Universe in a Doughnut: How Gluing Shapes can Help Justify String Theory

Event date
Event time
9:45 - 17:00
Venue
Department for Continuing Education (in-person or online)
Rewley House
1 Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JA
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
From £75
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

What do physics, maths, and doughnuts have in common? How do they relate to understanding the Universe? In answering these questions, we will show how performing "surgery" on shapes can provide a mathematical explanation for a Unifying Theory of Physics.

Department for Continuing Education
ppdayweek@conted.ox.ac.uk
+44 (0)1865 270368