Student Math & Applications Seminar Series - Bruce Corrigan-Salter
This event is in the past.
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Speaker: Bruce Corrigan-Salter, Wayne State University
Title: Music and Mathematics
Abstract: In this talk, we will discuss the mathematics of tuning systems. We will start by considering the tuning system of Pythagoras of Samos and will move through the ages toward a description of modern tuning systems including equal temperament. This talk is intended for all undergraduate students who have a love of math and/or music.