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Department of Mathematical Sciences

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Pure Maths Colloquium: What string theory has to say about mathematics

Presented by "Richard Thomas (Imperial College, London; University of Oxford, Oxford)",

19 February 2001 16:00 in CM221

"It is fashionable to claim that modern particle physics can make predictions about mathematics, as opposed to the more traditional other way round. I shall explain why this is true with some physics accessible to pure mathematicians, and discuss some mathematical consequences."

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