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  • 1. SUNY Ulster - JULY 2010History of Greek Mathematics:Greece, Turkey & Italy
  • 2. I would like to express my gratitude to the following individuals and groups who have contributed to the success of this course and mathematical tour:
    President Katt and the SUNY Ulster Board of Trustees
    Victoria St. John-Gilligan and the St. John Family Fund
    Marianne Collins and the SUNY Ulster Foundation
    Dean of Academics: Dr. John Ganio
    Director of International Programs: Richard Cattabiani
    Adjunct Professor of Art: Frank Boyer, SUNY Ulster
    Professor of Mathematics: Dr. V. Frederick Rickey, USMA West Point
    Assistant Professor of Philosophy: Ah Tau Teo, SUNY Ulster
    Assistant Professor of History: Dr. Nichola Harris, SUNY Ulster
    Professor of Classics: Dr. Carolyn Dewald, Bard College
    Professor of Physics: Dr. Theo J. Mertzimekis,
    Institute Of Nuclear Physics, Greece
    Kari Mack, Judith Perry and the Macdonald DeWitt Library
    Instructional Designer: Hope Windle
    Instructional Design Student Aide: Scott McDonald
    Lily Levy-Harhay and Total Tours International
  • 3. The Parthenon
  • 4. Miguel Discussing the Antikythera Mechanismat the National Archeological Museum (Athens)
  • 5. Prof. Theo J. MertzimekisDiscussing Ancient Astronomy
  • 6. Hellenic Cosmos: Cultural CenterHistory of Greek Mathematics
  • 7. Thales: Measuring the Pyramids
  • 8. Euclid: I.47
  • 9. Raphael’s School of Athens
  • 10. Ferry to Samos
  • 11. Samos
  • 12. Pythagorio Village
  • 13. Pythagoras of Samosc. 569 BCE – c. 475 BCE
  • 14. Tunnel of Eupalinos Entrance c. 550 BCE
  • 15. Tunnel of Eupalinosc. 550 BCE
  • 16. Ken Descending
  • 17. Inside the Tunnel
  • 18. Turkey (a.k.a. Asia Minor)
  • 19. Ephesus, Turkey
  • 20. Library of Celsus, 135 CE
  • 21. Ephesus
  • 22. Kaitlyn Presenting at Ephesus
  • 23. Lunchtime in Turkey
  • 24. Where Does Silk Thread Come From?
  • 25. Handmade Carpets
  • 26. Attention to Detail!
  • 27. Carpets Galore!
  • 28. Arriving in Mykonos
  • 29. Mykonos
  • 30. Getting from A to B
  • 31. “B”
  • 32. View from the Hotel
  • 33. A Better View from Hotel
  • 34. The Mediterranean Sea
  • 35. Delos
  • 36. Delos: Archeological Ruins
  • 37. Solving the Delian Problem
  • 38. Front Row Seats!
  • 39. Fred and Charlotte at the Parthenon Museum
  • 40. Magna Graecia(Greater Greece)
  • 41. Fontana di DianaArchimedes’ Plaza, Syracuse, Sicily
  • 42. Fred and AnnaPiazza Archimede
  • 43. Getting from A to B
  • 44. Duomo di Siracusa(Syracuse Cathedral)
  • 45. Catholic Church IncorporatingColumns of a Greek Temple
  • 46. Inside the Church
  • 47. Roman AmphitheaterArcheological Park, Syracuse, Sicily
  • 48. Greco Teatro(Greek Theater)
  • 49. Archimedes’ Technology Park
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  • 56. What Accomplishment was Archimedes Proudest of?
  • 57. Model of City Walls & Fortifications
  • 58. Castello Eurialo(Eryalus Castle)
  • 59. Defensive Moat
  • 60. TunnelPart of the Castle’s Fortifications
  • 61. Tunnel Entrance(from Moat)
  • 62. Defender’s Side of Entrance
  • 63. Syracuse’s Seawall(also Defended by Archimedes)
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  • 65. The Death of Archimedes212 BCE – 2nd Punic War
  • 66. Taormina, Sicily
  • 67. Looking in the Other Direction
  • 68. Mt. Etna
  • 69. Lava Flow
  • 70. Trails Along the Lava Fields
  • 71. Adventurous Mathematicians!
  • 72. You Can’t Get There From Here…
  • 73. Lunchtime on the Slopes of Mt. Etna
  • 74. Winepress
  • 75. ROME
  • 76. The Pantheon (126 CE)Rome’s Most Complete Building from Antiquity
  • 77. Inside the Pantheon
  • 78. The Oculus
  • 79. Geometry in Architecture
  • 80. Down-Time in Rome
  • 81. We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. - T. S. Eliot

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