Sunday, February 19, 2012

Summer school in Cape Town

I'm writing these words while looking out the window of my temporary office at AIMS and gazing at a point not far from where two oceans meet.

I was here to give a series of lectures in the 5th Summer School in Financial Mathematics.

It is hard to describe the striking beauty of Cape Town, the friendly atmosphere at the Institute, and the excitement surrounding the lectures and discussions that follow. In fact it's so hard that I'll resort to pictures instead: