All posts by Enrico Degiuli

About Enrico Degiuli

  • niccolc3b2_fontana
    Cubic Equations and Mathematical Duels

    The story of the discovery of the solution formula for cubic equations is stunning. What happened gives us an interesting view of renaissance mathematics and shows us what it meant to be a mathematician in the 15th and 16th centuries. In those days, mathematicians were used to publicly challenging each...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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  • piano_staff
    Trigonometry, Beats, and Instrument Tuning

    Sometimes mathematical formulas that only seem to be interesting from a theoretical point of view can reveal unexpected connections with some applied problem. This is the case of the “sum to product” trigonometric formula This formula has...

    • Posted August 25, 2017
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