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Math in the Movies - A talk by Tony DeRose from Pixar Animation Studios
Price FREE
Age Suitability Teens and up

"Math in the Movies" - A talk by Tony DeRose from Pixar Animation Studios

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 7:00p to 8:15p

Dr. Tony DeRose, senior scientist and research group leader at Emeryville’s Pixar Animation Studios, will illustrate the extraordinary contribution of mathematics to animated films. Math underlies the stunning visuals that are essential to storytelling in Pixar’s award-winning movies. Using numerous clips from such productions as Finding Nemo, Ratatouille, The Incredibles, Monsters, Inc., and Brave, DeRose will demonstrate how computer technology, physics, geometry, and applied math make special… Show more

Created by annepf

This talk is part of the “Not on the Test: The Pleasures and Uses of Mathematics” lecture series presented by MSRI and Berkeley City College.

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