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.