Welcome to the 30th Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology being held June 22 - June 27, 2014 at Phillips Exeter Academy. If this is your first time to the conference, use our interactive map to get to know the campus. Registration is held at the Phelps Academy Center and classes are primarily in the Phelps Science Center or the Academy Center.  You can find your dorm by using the buiding filters.  Your conference "Welcome Letter" includes your dorm assignment.  Please note on the map, the dorms are listed as male or female.  The gender assignment of the dorms may change the week of the conference based on our needs.  
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Tuesday, June 24 • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
The Babylonians to Newton to Mandelbrot

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This talk will trace mathematics begun in Babylonian times, advanced by Newton and culminating in the fractal geometry of Mandelbrot. I am giving this talk in memory of Rick Parris whose fractal geometry class I was fortunate to take several years ago at this conference.


David Bannard

Collegiate School, Richmond, VA
David has been teaching since 1969 including 17 years at the Groton School and the past 21 years at the Collegiate School in Richmond, Virginia. As one of the original beta testers for The Geometer's Sketchpad, he has been using the program in the classroom for almost 18 years. He... Read More →

Tuesday June 24, 2014 3:45pm - 4:30pm EDT
Forum 3rd Floor Academy Center

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