BIE-History of Mathematics and Informatics

Welcome in the course History of Mathematics and Informatics –
Sommer Semester 2020/2021!

We will start our course with the Introductory Lecture on Wednesday February,17, 2021 at  9:15 on-line with hepl of the Microsoft Teams.

I am looking forward to our meeting, bye,,

Alena Šolcová, Associate  Professor, Dept of Applied of Mathematics
e-mail: alena.solcova@fit.cvut.cz

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Please, consider a topic of your seminary essay
and send me your suggestion for acknowledgement.
Best regards in this difficult times,
Alena Šolcová

The length of yours Seminary Essay will be about 5 pages. The most important is  detailed description of (for you and for other students) interesting topic. Don’t forgot quotations of used sources (literature and webpages).
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List of Accepted  Topics of Essayes  2021

[1] Bukacova, Veronika Zoe::The History of the Metric and Imperial System of Measurement.
[2] Kather Basha, Mohamed Umar: History of Magic Squares.
[3] Liutov, Mykhailo: History of Kryptology.
[4] Kiziltas, Gunes Irem: Ada Lovelace  – the First Programmer and Excellent Mathematician.
[5] Kang, Hyeouli: The Antikythera Mechanism.
[6] Ryabukhin, Ilya: Augmented and Virtual Reality: History, Examples and Risks of Enterprise Use.
[7] Mammadi, Murad: Lofti Zadeh and his Concept of Fuzzy Mathematics.
[8] Sarigul, Ahmet Said: Famous Personality – Leonardo da Vinci.
[9] Sahin, Aycut: The History of Phaenomenon Fractal.
[10] Laptev,Andrey: Fibonacci Numbers
[11] Rizaeva, Stanslava: David Hilbert and 24th Problem.
[12] Sengul, Ali Ercu: René Descartes – His Life and Work.
[13] Sadiki
[14] Faustin, Yann: The Divine Proportion.
[15] Matsnev, Nikita: The History of Android OS.
[16] Bouhours, Antoine: The Study of the Gravitational Field, with Kepler’s Laws and Newton’s Laws, and the Applications in Everyday Life.
[17] Drobecq, Theo:The  Number PI, its History and the Methods How to Calculate It.
[18] Cetin, Deniz: Alan Turing the World War II codebreaker, his life and accomplishments.
[19] Basel, Samy: The House of Wisdom.
[20] Fildan, Claudiu: The Global Positioning System and Its CivilianvUse Signals. 
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Preliminary Programme of Lectures 

1st lecture – February 17, 2021 –  Introduction to the course AncGr18

History of Czech Technical University

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2nd lecture – February 24, 2021 –
Pythagorean mathematics – primes,, perfect numbers, amicable numbers, figural numbers
Numeration – Babylonian, Egytian and Greek – Ionian – examples 
Hellenistic Mathematics – introduction – Archimedes 

3rd lecture – March 3th, 2021
Rennaissance Mathematics – Significant Personalities – Leonardo da Vinci and his Inventions –  vinci1_18 – Vinci’s Life, Inventions, Vitruvian Man, Divine Proportion, Robotic Knight  

 4th lecture – March 10th, 2021
Origins of the Calculus of Variations  Origins21

5th lecture – March 17, 2021
Prague Astronomical Clock – An Analytic Calculator from 15th Century
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6th lecture – March 24, 2021

First Mechanical Calculators – William Schickard, 1623, Calculating Clock
Napier Bones 1617, Rabdologiae –  Blaise Pascal, 1642, Pascaline – Comput2_18 

7th lecture – March 31, 2021

Significant Renaissance Personalities –  From Vinci to Albrecht  Duerer.
Archtecture and Mathematics – Gothic Style
Geometry of Barock Architecture

 8th lecture – April 7, 2021
18th Century
Newton in Prague in the work of Joseph Stepling
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz  – Universal Language  and Mechanical Calculator

9th lecture – April 14, 2021
Famous Scientists in Prague: Albert Einstein in Prague 1911-1912.
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The significant teacher  of our Polytechnics Christian Doppler
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and one of students –
Nikola Teslaof Polytechnic in Prague.
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Tutorial 5.

10th Lecture – April 21, 2021

Giuseppe Peano and the Mathematical Induction.
Peano
Ramanujan – famous talented Mathematician and Number Theory. Godfrey H. Hardy and John Littlewood. Cooperation of Mathematician.
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Giuseppe Peano and the Mathematical Induction.

11th Lecture – April 28, 2021

First steps in History of Computing in the Czechoslovakia
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Tutorial 6.
Development of Logic to Fuzzy Ideas

12th Lecture – May 5, 2020
Mathematics in the 20th a 21st Century
Examples of Students Essays
Conclusion

13th Lecture – May 12, 2021 lecture is cancelled
(This Wednesday is as the Rector’s Day )

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Examples  of Accepted  Topics of Essayes  2020 for your Inspiration

  1. Ege Kayra Akten: Golden Ratio and It’s History.
  2. Abdullah Abdullah: Patterns in Pascal´s Triangle.
  3. Leonid Burbygin: History of Development of Fractals and their Usage.