FORA.tv Speaker - Keith Devlin

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Biography

Dr. Keith Devlin is a co-founder and Executive Director of the Stanford’s H-STAR institute and a co-founder of the Stanford mediaX research network. He is a World Economic Forum Fellow, a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society. His current research is focused on the use of different media to teach and communicate mathematics to diverse audiences. In this connection, he is a co-founder and President of an educational technology company, BrainQuake, that creates mathematics learning video games. He also works on the design of information/reasoning systems for intelligence analysis. He has written 32 books and over 80 published research articles. Recipient of the Pythagoras Prize, the Peano Prize, the Carl Sagan Award, and the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics Communications Award. In 2003, he was recognized by the California State Assembly for his "innovative work and longtime service in the field of mathematics and its relation to logic and linguistics." He is "the Math Guy" on National Public Radio.

3 Programs

Panel: Augmenting Intelligence for Thinking and Perception

05.17.16 | 00:30:43 min | 0 comments

Panel: Personalizing Games

04.16.15 | 00:31:16 min | 0 comments

Wonderfest 2010: Is Mathematics More Art Than Science?

11.06.10 | 01:20:23 min | 2 comments