Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Mathematical billiards, an overviewStudent-Run Geometry/Topology Seminar
|Speaker:||Sergei Tabachnikov, Pennsylvania State University|
|Start time:||Tue, Nov 13 2018, 11:00AM|
I shall try to cover the following topics: variational approach to billiard trajectories, the area preserving property of the billiard ball map, geometry of the space of oriented lines, billiards in conics and quadrics.