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 2017

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: Other - peer-reviewBook

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: Other - peer-reviewChapter (Book)

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: Other - peer-reviewChapter (Book)

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: Other - peer-reviewChapter (Book)

One-glance(ish) proofs of Pythagoras’ theorem for 60-degree and 120-degree triangles

Polster, B. & Ross, M. Feb 2016 In : Mathematics Magazine. 89, 1, p. 47-54 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle