minimal surface

Spencer Becker-Kahn explains what minimal surfaces are and why he likes them.
For over 250 years minimal surfaces have been playing hide and seek with mathematicians. But what are they and why are they interesting?

Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck has been awarded the Abel Prize 2019!

Discover the beauty of surface tension!

Mathematicians find a new minimal surface
Four mathematicians have finally confirmed that the familiar double soap bubble is indeed the best way to enclose two separate volumes of air.