Albion College Mathematics and Computer Science Colloquium



Title: The Rubik's Cube
Speaker:David A. Reimann
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Albion College
Albion, Michigan
Abstract: For over 30 years people around the world have been captivated by the Rubik's cube. Why is it so popular? What makes it a good puzzle? This talk will cover the history and design of the cube, explore some mathematics related to the cube, discuss solving the cube, and explore some possible and impossible patterns. I will bring several cubes for the audience to play with after the talk.
Location: Palenske 227
Date:9/2/2010
Time: 3:10 pm



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author  = "{David A. Reimann}",
title   = "{The Rubik's Cube}",
address = "{Albion College Mathematics and Computer Science Colloquium}",
month   = "{2 October}",
year    = "{2010}"
}