Math Circles Meeting: May 2nd, 2015

The 6th meeting of the Islander Math Circles, Spring 2015

FacilitatorAubrey Rhoden and Kim Moore

Agenda: Modeling Blood Clots

Let’s Do an Experiment!


  • How can we get the egg in the jar?

  • How can we separate the egg yolk from the white ?

  • How are blood clots similar to our experiment?

More Eggsperiments


Using Heat and Math to Detect Blood Clots

Blood Clots

Quadratic Approximations of Light Absorption