Burkard Polster

Assoc Professor

1992 …2018
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Personal profile

Biography

Burkard works in the School of Mathematical Sciences at Monash University as a Associate Professor

Burkard's research areas of interest are:

  • Finite and topological geometry, combinatorial designs, group theory, history of mathematics, classical interpolation theory, computer visualisation, mathematics education and outreach, any kind of fun mathematics.

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Projects 2001 2003

Research Output 1992 2018

Marching in Squares

Polster, B. & Ross, M., 2018, In : The College Mathematics Journal. 49, 3, p. 181-186 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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A Dingo Ate My Math Book: Mathematics from Down Under

Polster, B. & Ross, M., 2017, Providence RI USA: American Mathematical Society. 253 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookOtherpeer-review

Stacking Wine Bottles Revisited

Polster, B., 2017, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2016. Pitici, M. (ed.). Princeton NJ USA: Princeton University Press, p. 48-65 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

The Intersection Game

Polster, B., 2017, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2016. Pitici, M. (ed.). Princeton NJ USA: Princeton University Press, p. 77-85 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

Kenichi Miura's Water Wheel, or The Dance of the Shapes of Constant Width

Polster, B., 2016, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2015. Pitici, M. (ed.). Princeton NJ USA: Princeton University Press, p. 119-131 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review