Albion College Mathematics and Computer Science Colloquium

Title: Games and Their Connections to Numbers
Speaker:Michael A. Jones
Associate Editor
Mathematical Reviews
American Mathematics Society
Ann Arbor, MI
Abstract: I will show how optimal moves in the combinatorial games Nim, Wythoff, and Euclid are related to binomial representations of integers, the Fibonacci numbers, and a proof that the positive rational numbers are countable, respectively.
Location: Palenske 227
Time: 3:10 PM

author  = "{Michael A. Jones}",
title   = "{Games and Their Connections to Numbers}",
address = "{Albion College Mathematics and Computer Science Colloquium}",
month   = "{21 May}",
year    = "{2011}"