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23 September 2008, Movie: "Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem"

Date: Tuesday 23 September 2008
Time: 17:00
Location: P-2.27, Euclides Building, Plantage Muidergracht 24, Amsterdam

A one-hour biographical documentary, "Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem" (directed by George Paul Csicsery) tells the story of an important American mathematician against a background of mathematical ideas. It features interviews with many famous logicians such as Martin Davis, Hilary Putnam, Solomon Feferman, or Dana Scott.

The movie is shown as part of the course "Core Logic".

For more information about the movie, see http://www.zalafilms.com/films/juliarobinson.html. For practical information contact Benedikt Löwe or Sara Uckelman.

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