The author of the Math Fun Facts website and iPhone application, Francis Su, will deliver a lecture, “Math Fun: My Favorite Math Fun Facts: Ideas and Puzzles That Will Change the Way You Think,” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26, in the lecture hall of Denison University’s Burton D. Morgan Center (150 Ridge Road). The lecture, sponsored by the Gordon Lecture Series, is free and open to the public.
Su is the Benediktsson-Karwa Professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College. He is President-Elect of the Mathematical Association of America. His research is in geometric combinatorics and applications to the social sciences, and he has co-authored numerous papers with undergraduates. He also has a passion for teaching and popularizing mathematics.