Archive for October 16th, 2009

Annual Hamilton walk today

16 October 2009

By Juliana Adelman

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In honour of Ireland’s most celebrated mathematician, William Rowan Hamilton, Dr Fiacre O Cairbre hosts a walk following the course which Hamilton is said to have taken when he came up with the idea of quaternions.  The walk is today, leaving from Maynooth at 1:15.  To sign up contact Dr O Cairbre, see the walk’s website for contact details.