Special Lecture at CRI-Haifa

Calendars, Clocks and Computers

December 12, 2012 at 12:12:12

Room 665, Education Building


Prof. Nachum Dershowitz (Tel Aviv Univ.)


11:30 - Coffee and Chanukah Treats

12:00 - Welcome remarks by Prof. Martin Golumbic


Different cultures compute dates and times differently.

At this auspicious moment, we will explore a sampling of

calendrical and temporal systems and their computation.

The speaker is coauthor of the well-known book "Calendrical Calculations" published by Cambridge University Press. The lecture will be suitable for both a scientific and non-scientific audience.