# External Resources

## Mathematics and Art

### Dance

Mathematics in the World of Dance by Katarzyna Wasilewska

Mathematics and dance TEDx ManhattanBeach by Erik Stern and Karl Schaffer

Mathematics and Dance Bibliography

Dancing Mathematics and the Mathematics of Dance by Sarah-Marie Belcastro and Karl Schaffer

Jump Patterns: Percussive Dance and the Path to Math by Malke Rosenfeld

Square Dancing Takes a Mathematical Spin

Mathematics and Ballet

Discoveries + Breakthroughs: Do the Math Dance

**Teaching Resources:**

Integrating Dance and Mathematic Curriculums

Math in Your Feet - Percussive dance and mathematical thinking

Changing Student AttitudesToward Math: Using Dance to Teach Math

How Math Got Its Groove Back

### Painting and drawing

Mathematics as a tool to an artist

Mathematics and painting

Blending the Languages of Mathematics and Painting The Work of Michael Schultheis

Fractal expressionism

Electronic Bookshelf of Art- The Center for Mathematics and Quantitative Education at Dartmouth

Mathematics from the Visual World

### Music

The Mathematics of Music by Jack H. David Jr

Music Reduced to Beautiful Math by Clara Moskowitz

The Patterns of Music: Young Children Learning Mathematics through Beat, Rhythm, and Melody by Kamile Geist, Eugene A. Geist, and Kathleen Kuznik

The Correlation Between Music and Math: A Neurobiology Perspective

Rhythm and Music Help Math Students: A Podcast by Scientific American

Scott Rickard: The beautiful math behind the ugliest music

Fractal music by Dmitry Kormann

What makes an object into a musical instrument? By Jim Woodhouse

The magical mathematics of music by Jeffrey Rosenthal

Why is the violin so hard to play? By Jim Woodhouse and Paul Galluzzo

Music and Euclid's algorithm by Benjamin Wardhaugh

Sine language--electronic music and since wanves by Oli Freke

Self-similar syncopations by Kevin Jones

Lost in music - math and your interaction with your music collection by Marianne Feiberger

Career Interview: Audio software engineer by Rachel Thomas

Career Interview computer music research by Marianne Feiberger

Electronic Bookshelf of Math & Music - The Center for Mathematics and Quantitative Education at Dartmouth

### Architecture & Sculpture

Perfect buildings: the maths of modern architecture

Bridges, string art and Bézier curves by Renan Gross

Career interview: furniture design by Rachel Thomas

Mathematics in Architecture

Mathematics & Architecture: Resources

Mathematics and Architecture: A History

Geometric Sculpture: George W. Hart

Sculptures by Charles O. Perry

Sculpture Designs and Math Models by Carlo H. Séquin

**Teaching Resources:**

Visual Geometry: Math in Art and Architecture- A course synopsis

### Photography, visualization and perspective

Stepping into a picture: Perspective in art, mathematics, and how to explore your favorite piece of art

Differential equations, nature and photography

Images of chaos

Still life- 2006 Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge

"Mathematics Meets Photography"

The Mathematics of Digital Photography by Nick Higham

The Mathematics of Vertical Aerial Photography by Virginia Vimpeny Lewis

Mathematics in Elementary Photography by Robert A. Atkins

**Teaching Resources:**

Math and Photography - Life Learning Academy Project-Based Curriculum by Justin Warren and Jamie Pillers

### Acting and Film

A disappearing number by Complicite (inspired by the work between Hardy and Ramanujan)

Example of an actor and mathematician

Why are mathematicians insane in movies?

Computer animation, movies, and mathematics

Mathematics and theater - a Tale of Two Plays

Mathematics as Art in Contemporary Theatre

Mathematics in Movies

Math in the Movies

The Math in the Movies Page

**Teaching Resources:**

Improv Techniques for the Mathematics Classroom

Improv for the Mathematics Instructor

How Mathematics Teaching Can Be Like Improv Theater

### Origami and textiles

Origami

The power of origami - Euclidean geometry and trigonometry

Imaging maths: unfolding polyhedral- Geometry, Platonic solids, and Archimedean solids

Career interview: Fashion design by Rachel Thomas

Mathematics and knitting- patterns and resources

Adventures in Mathematical Knitting by Sarah-Marie Belcastro

Knitting reinvented: Mathematics, feminism and metal by Mark Ward

Quilt Geometry

Robert Lang: The math and magic of origami- A TED talk

Origami Mathematics The Mathematics of Origami by Sheri Yin

Mathematical Origami Mathematics and Origami: The Ancient Arts Unite by Jaema L. Krier

Crocheting the Hyperbolic Plane by David W. Henderson and Daina Taimiða

Margaret Wertheim: The beautiful math of coral. A TED talk

**Teaching Resources:**

Mathematical Thought- Knitting and Math

Mathematical Thought- Math and Quilting

## Mathematics and Biology/Chemistry

Electronic Bookshelf of Biology, Psychology & Medicine - The Center for Mathematics and Quantitative Education at Dartmouth

Connecting Biology and Mathematics: First Prepare the Teachers

The Marriage of Biology and Math

Where maths meets biology

Mathematics in Chemistry: The Basics

Mathematical Issues for Chemists

Margaret Wertheim: The beautiful math of coral. A TED talk

Journal of Mathematical Chemistry

**Mathematics and Disabilities**

Equal Access to Software and Information

Mathematics and Learning Disabilities

The Impact of Dyslexia on Mathematics

How math anxiety affects performance

**Teaching Resources:**

Math & Dyscalulia- resources for teaching math to those with math-related learning disabilities

EDeafMath: info and discussion about teaching math for deaf students

Misunderstood Minds

Teaching Strategies-PBS

Accommodating Math Students with Learning Disabilities by Rochelle Kenyon

Mathematics For Students With Learning Disabilities from Language-Minority Backgrounds: Recommendations for Teaching by Torres Raborn

**Mathematics and Gender **

The Ada Project - Information and resources to women in computing

Association for Women in Mathematics

Biographies of Women Mathematicians

Gender Equity for Mathematics and Science

Girls’ Attitudes, Self-Expectations, and Performance in Math: An Annotated Bibliography by Michelle Maraffi

Women and Mathematics Network Women and Mathematics Network- Mathematical Association of America

Women in Math Project

Women’s Adventures in Science - National Academy of Sciences

Association for Women in Computing

American Psychological Association Math + culture = gender gap? By Beth Azar

Debunking Myths About Gender and Mathematics Performance by Jonathan M. Kane and Janet E. Mertz

An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in Mathematics by Roland G. Fryer, Jr. and Steven D. Levitt

**Teaching Resources:**

Gender, Diversities, and Technology Institute

**Mathematics and History**

Japanese Sangako paintings

Jean-Baptiste Michel: The mathematics of history- TED

Restoring explicit pieces of art using mathematics

Electronic Bookshelf of History & Geography- The Center for Mathematics and Quantitative Education at Dartmouth

**Mathematics and Language/Linguistics**

Association for Mathematics of Language

The Mathematics of Language

Mathematics of Language Learning

Spanish Language Math Resources

**Mathematics and Minorities **

CAARMS, The Council for African Americans in the Mathematical Sciences

Mathematicians of the African Diaspora

National Association of Mathematicians (NAM) Newsletter

Why Aren’t More Minorities Taking Advanced Math?

Strengthening Underrepresented Minority Mathematics Achievement (SUMMA)

Minorities in Science and Math

Making Mathematics Work for Minorities: A Challenge for Our Profession; A Service to Our Nation

**Mathematics and Teaching**

Khan Academy- Resources for teachersKhan Academy- Resources for students: "[...]learn almost anything for free."American Council on Education ACEAnnenberg Learner- Math in Daily LifeWolframMathWorld: the web's most extensive mathematics resourceMath ArchivesCampus Equity and Engagement-

Assessing Learning in Learning Communities-

Reaching College REadiness-

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum with sample learning modules

Mathematics Education Research: A Guide for the Research Mathematician

Electronic bookshelf- resources linking mathematics to various fields

Examples of integrating mathematics into courses across the curriculum

Resources for integrating mathematics and other courses

The National Numeracy Network- Teaching Resources

**Mathematics and Writing**

Building a career around math and writing

Electronic Bookshelf of Literature & Writing - The Center for Mathematics and Quantitative Education at Dartmouth

Why Writers Should Learn Math by Alexander Nazaryan

Literature and Mathematics by Masahiko Fujiwara

A Brief History of the Mathematical Literature by Robert G. Bartle

Connecting Mathematics and Literature: An Analysis of Pre-service Elementary School Teachers’ Changing Beliefs and Knowledge by Jane M. Wilburne and Mary Napoli

Errors and Corrections in Mathematics Literature by Joseph F. Grcar

Database of Mathematical Fiction

Fiction + Math = <3 by Becky O’Neil

Building a career around math and writing

**Teaching Resources:**

Integrating Writing into the Mathematics Classroom

Math and Literature: A Match Made in the Classroom- EducationWorld: The Educator's Best Friend