VIRTUAL SCIENCE:
the changing face of mathematical learning and research

Prepared for a public lecture at the

University of Newcastle, 7.00 PM, March 16th 1998

Doing Maths on the Web with a Taste of Pi

by


Jonathan M. Borwein

Shrum Chair of Science, FRSC

Simon Fraser University
Burnaby BC, V5A 1S6
Canada


www.cecm.sfu.ca/personal/jborwein


"I am a student of the works of St. Augustine and shall begin accordingly with confession. The single most transforming feature of cyberspace as we inhabit it in 1997 for my own scholarship can be found in a warehouse on the edges of downtown Seattle. I mean the nerve center of www.amazon.com."
(James J. O'Donnell)

Cost and Value in Electronic Publishing.


SFU / CECM / ~jborwein / Revised 13/3/98 by Jonathan Borwein