Math Seminars

The Grand Rapids Community College Mathematics Department is pleased to announce that it will host its next Mathematics Seminar on Wednesday, October 16, 3-4 PM in 102 Cook.    

Our speaker is GRCC mathematics instructor Andrea Hayes.  For the title and abstract of her talk, please see below.

Everyone is welcome to attend.  Refreshments will be served at 2:45 PM.

The Mathematics of Photography

Have you ever wondered what makes some photographs stunning while others are forgettable? Is it a state-of-the-art camera, a well-made lens, or simply a "good eye"?  The true secret to a great photograph is mathematics.  This talk will discuss different mathematical concepts and how photographers use them to make their photographs stand out.