Tag Archives: Alef’s corner

Ehud Friedgut: How many cubes of 2×2×2 fit into a box of size 8×4×3? (TYI 49)

This blog post is kindly written by Ehud Friedgut. My daughter, Shiri, who’s in seventh grade, had the following question in a math exam: How many cubes of 2×2×2 fit into a box of size 8×4×3? Shiri divided the volumes, … Continue reading

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To cheer you up in difficult times 35 combined with Test Your Intuition 48: Alef’s corner – Jazz and Math

Test your intuition: What is the true title of this drawing?

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Alef’s Corner: QED (two versions)

QED:  Version 2    

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Alef’s corner: Mathematical research

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To Cheer You Up in Difficult Times 28: Math On the Beach (Alef’s Corner)

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Alef Corner: ICM2022

Alef’s new piece for ICM 2022 will surely cheer you up!

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Alef’s Corner

After Picasso 1955. Happy Passover to all our readers. More from Alef’s corner

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Alef Corner: Math Collaboration

Another artistic view by Alef on mathematical collaboration.   Other Alef’s corner posts

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Alef’s Corner: Math Collaboration 2

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Alef’s corner: Bicycles and the Art of Planar Random Maps

The artist behind Alef’s corner has a few mathematical designs and here are two new ones. (See Alef’s  website offering over 100 T-shirt designs.)   which was used for the official T-shirt for Jean-François Le Gall’s birthday conference. See also … Continue reading

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