A linear theory of two nations
- Event time: 11:30am
- Event date: 6th February 2013
- Speaker: Tom Lion (University of Edinburgh)
- Location: Room 2511, James Clerk Maxwell Building (JCMB) James Clerk Maxwell Building Peter Guthrie Tait Road Edinburgh EH9 3FD GB
I'm going to present the work of Lewis Fry Richardson who attempted, some time ago, to make a model for the armaments of two competing nations. If time permits, I will discuss the arms race of 1909-1914.
This is a roughly weekly series of didactical blackboard talks focussing on some theoretical aspect of Condensed Matter, Biological, and Statistical Physics..