Geometric Probability

Rota, Gian-Carlo
September 1998
Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall98, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p11
Academic Journal
Gives the author's views on the decision by the Council of the American Mathematical Society that its is mandatory that the colloquium lectures deal with three independent and unrelated topics. Reference to the author's recollection of the lectures by mathematician, Hermann Weyl; Information on the author's topic of Geometric Probability as one of the colloquium lecturers; Definition of geometric probability; Highlighted examples of geometric probability.


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