Mathematics Mastery Conference – Peter McOwan

Peter McOwan is a professor of computer science at Queen Mary University of London. His research covers artificial intelligence and robotics. He also co-created the computer science for fun project, cs4fn.org and won the IET Mountbatten Medal for his work in public engagement.

Follow along on Twitter – @MathsMastery and #MMConference2019

Book
The Power of Computational Thinking: Games, Magic and Puzzles to Help You Become a Computational Thinker, Paul Curzon and Peter W. McOwan.

The book describes the elements of computational thinking – such as algorithmic thinking, decomposition, abstraction and pattern matching – in an entertaining and accessible way, using magic tricks, games and puzzles, as well as through real and challenging problems that computer scientists work on.

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