Mathematics and the Weather
The links below are from presentations given by Dr. David Quesada
Professor of Mathematics and Physics at St. Thomas University in Miami, Florida
These presentations were given during Math Awareness Month April 2009 at Miami Dade College North Campus
Presentation #1: "Math and the Climate - An Excursion Around Algebra, Calculus and Statistics"
Presentation #2: "Learning about hurricanes - Parabolas, Spirals, and Trochoides"
Presentation #3: "The mathematics of rain and flooding - Learning about volumes, ratios, and fractals"