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Seminar

Special Lecture at Cambridge Union Society: The Mathematics of Smallpox

Korner, T (University of Cambridge)
Wednesday 21 August 2013, 18:00-19:00

Abstract

Smallpox inoculation was a dangerous procedure to prevent a dangerous disease. Daniel Bernoulli tried to apply mathematics to see if it was worthwhile. His work raises questions which are still pertinent.

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