To infinity and beyond mathematics in modern times /

In this program, Professor Marcus du Sautoy addresses mathematical advances of 20th-century Europe and America. Topics include Georg Cantor's exploration of the concept of infinity; chaos theory, formulated by Henri Poincaré; Kurt Gödel's incompleteness theorems; the work of André Weil and his co... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Open University.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], c2008.
Series: Story of math.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.