ESP Biography

SHARDUL CHIPLUNKAR, MIT freshman interested in math, linguistics, CS

Major: -

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Past Classes

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The Art of Riddling in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
You're in the palace of an Ancient and Powerful King, and the Master of Knowledge has just asked you an artful riddle to test your worth. You're smart: you deliver an impeccable answer in seconds. Of course, it is but courteous to return the exchange by posing a riddle of your own... oh. You don't know any. Now what? It has to be challenging, but solvable. It has to be majestically poetic, but not cringy. Its lines should resound in the halls and minds of the palace and thrust an irresistibly fascinating mystery upon them. Come learn the Art of Riddling.

Eyes: Stereoscopic Insights in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Learn about the human eye, how to see stereograms, what glasses really do, and more! There's a lot going on when you look out at the world and most of it isn't... in plain sight. Our eyes are our primary sense organs and looking at how they work can be... eye-opening. Come and see!

Gödel on Fast Forward in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
URL: Year: 1931 Title: "Mathematicians Hate Him! How One Man Broke Math Last Winter" A fast run-through of Gödel's Incompleteness Theorems, including some history, just enough basic math and logic to understand them, an outline of their proofs (they aren't so hard!), and what they *really* mean. Come have your mathematical intuitions knocked askew!