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This activity was originally created for a Women in Mathematics course to provide students (who may not yet have taken much upper level mathematics) with a small taste of some basic mathematics connected to the work of Maryam Mirzakhani. In this activity, students investigate some Riemann surfaces and one non-example. The activity could also be used in other courses, such as a general education mathematics course, a course for pre-service elementary teachers, or a history of mathematics course.

Publication Date

7-28-2018

Keywords

Women in Math, Riemann surface, Mobius strip, torus, double torus

Disciplines

Mathematics | Physical Sciences and Mathematics

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This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Maryam Mirzakhani Riemann Surface Activity

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