Using Maths to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse (Year 12 & 13)
- University of Birmingham
- Lectures Talks and Workshops
Event Capacity: 100
Year Group: 12 and 13
Subject(s): Mathematics, Biology
Attendee Requirements: Attendees should be studying A-Level Maths
About: Understanding how an infection such as the Ebola virus spreads through a population or how different populations interact with each other, is essential to maintaining healthy and diverse populations. By describing these situations with maths, we can make predictions about whether a particular treatment/containment strategy will be effective.
This Masterclass will show A Level Maths students how to develop these mathematical models and look at ways to ensure the human race survives if (and when) the zombies attack!
Additional Information: Individual bookings can be made by students in Year 12 and 13. Please note you may not be allocated all the places you request depending on availability.
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