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Science Night Live with Braxton Osting

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m. - Science Night Live with Braxton Osting! "Honeycombs, Oranges, and Image Segmentation" at Keys on Main (242 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, UT).

SCIENCE NIGHT LIVE

with Dr. Braxton Osting,
Assistant Professor of Math at the University of Utah

Honeycombs, Oranges, and Image Segmentation

Date & Time: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 5:30pm (Lecture begins at 6:00 pm)

Location: Keys on Main (242 South Main Street)
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Why do bees construct honeycombs using hexagons? What is the most efficient way to stack oranges at the supermarket? I’ll discuss these and some related beautiful geometrical questions and then talk about how these ideas can be applied to the important problem of image segmentation.

Science Night Live is free and open to the public. Please arrive early, as seating and parking will be limited. Click here to learn more about the Science Night Live lecture series.

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