Dr Daniel Francis Mansfield
Senior Lecturer

Dr Daniel Francis Mansfield

Science
Sch of Mathematics & Statistic

Daniel is an award-winning educator with an interest in ancient mathematics. He enjoys teaching mathematics. He does not enjoy writing about himself.

Phone
02 9385 1904
Location
School of Mathematics and Statistics UNSW AUSTRALIA SYDNEY NSW 2052 The Red Centre Room 4070

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2018
    Wildberger N; Mansfield D, 2018, 'Written in stone: The world's first trigonometry revealed in an ancient Babylonian tablet', in Pitici M (ed.), The Best Writing on Mathematics 2018, Princeton University Press, Princeton, pp. 179 - 184
    Books | 2018
    Ley J; Fuller M; Mansfield D, 2018, Oxford Insight Mathematics Standard 2 Year 12, Oxford University Press, Australia
    Books | 2018
    Ley J; Fuller M; Mansfield D, 2018, Oxford Insight Mathematics Standard 1, Oxford University Press, Australia
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Mansfield DF, 2021, 'Plimpton 322: A Study of Rectangles', Foundations of Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10699-021-09806-0
    Journal articles | 2020
    Mansfield DF, 2020, 'Perpendicular lines and diagonal triples in old babylonian surveying', Journal of Cuneiform Studies, vol. 72, pp. 87 - 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/709309
    Journal articles | 2017
    Mansfield DF; Wildberger NJ, 2017, 'Plimpton 322 is Babylonian exact sexagesimal trigonometry', Historia Mathematica, vol. 44, pp. 395 - 419, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hm.2017.08.001
    Journal articles | 2017
    Mansfield DF; Dooley AH, 2017, 'The critical dimension for G-measures', Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems, vol. 37, pp. 824 - 836, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/etds.2015.69
    Journal articles | 2008
    Conibeer GJ; Green MA; Cho EC; Konig D; Cho YH; Fangsuwannarak T; Scardera G; Pink E; Huang Y; Puzzer T; Huang S; Song DY; Flynn CR; Park S; Hao X; Mansfield D, 2008, 'Silicon quantum dot nanostructures for tandem photovoltaic cells', Thin Solid Films, vol. 516, pp. 6748 - 6756, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2007.12.096
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Mansfield DF, 2020, 'Perpendicular lines and diagonal triples in old babylonian surveying', Journal of Cuneiform Studies, vol. 72, pp. 87 - 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/709309

Awards

2018 Australian Mathematical Society Teaching Award (Early Career)

2017 KPMG Most Inspiring Lecturer in First Year

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