The roller coaster of romance is hard to quantify; defining how lovers might feel from a set of simple equations is impossible. But that doesn’t mean that mathematics isn’t a crucial tool for understanding love.
In this talk Dr Hannah Fry will take us on a fascinating journey through the patterns that define our love lives, tackling some of the most common yet complex questions pertaining to love: What’s the chance of finding love? What’s the probability it will last? How does online dating work, exactly? How can you avoid divorce? When is it right to compromise? Can game theory help us decide who to approach in a bar? When should you settle down?