Articles by Stephen Muirhead

Stephen is a lecturer in mathematics at Queen Mary University of London. Like any mathematician, he is always delighted to find unexpected connections between mathematical objects.
  • When Truchet met Chladni

    When Truchet met Chladni

    14 March 2019
    Stephen Muirhead meets neither, as he explores waves, tiles and percolation theory
  • Problem solving 101

    Problem solving 101

    3 October 2016
    Never be stumped by a maths problem again, with this crash course from the ever-competent Stephen Muirhead
  • Review of Birth of a Theorem

    Review of Birth of a Theorem

    28 May 2015
    Cédric Villani’s Birth of a Theorem tells the story of a mathematical theorem