[ugrads] Fwd: Are you afraid of math?

Fred Hickernell hickernell at iit.edu
Mon Nov 14 09:05:33 CST 2016


Hi colleagues and students,

Chris White sent me this article that I am passing on to you.  It does highlight the importance in using text to explain equations.  Sometimes an equation dense article can put off the reader.

Best regards,
Fred


Fred J. Hickernell, Professor and Chair
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> Begin forwarded message:
> 
> From: whitec at iit.edu
> Subject: Are you afraid of math?
> Date: November 14, 2016 at 8:29:10 AM CST
> To: Carlo Segre <segre at iit.edu>, "Betts, Russell" <betts at iit.edu>, "Bunker, Grant" <bunker at iit.edu>, "Chen, Shih-Yew" <schen32 at iit.edu>, "Coffey, Liam" <coffey at iit.edu>, "Gidalevitz, David" <gidalevitz at iit.edu>, "Glodowski, Alan" <glodowski at iit.edu>, "Howard, Andy" <howard at iit.edu>, "Irving, Tom" <irving at iit.edu>, "Kallend, John" <kallend at iit.edu>, "Kaplan, Daniel" <kaplan at iit.edu>, "Laurent-Muehleisen, Sally" <laurent-muehleisen at iit.edu>, "Littlejohn, Bryce" <blittlej at iit.edu>, "Morrison, Tim" <morrison at iit.edu>, "Schieber, Jay" <schieber at iit.edu>, "Shylnov, Yurii" <shylnov at iit.edu>, "Snopok, Pavel" <psnopok at iit.edu>, "Spentzouris, Linda" <spentzouris at iit.edu>, "Sullivan, Zack" <zack.sullivan at iit.edu>, "Terry, Jeff" <terryj at iit.edu>, "Torun, Yagmur" <torun at iit.edu>, "Wereszczynski, Jeff" <jwereszc at iit.edu>, "Zasadzinski, John" <zasadzinski at iit.edu>
> Cc: Fred Hickernell <hickernell at iit.edu>
> 
> https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-11/uoe-epa111116.php <https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-11/uoe-epa111116.php>
> 
> Just thought that you would find this amusing!  Happy Monday everyone

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