The Banach-Mazur Game by John Damstra

jrd3-084bf4b9dade7e220a66b079f1f081e2This spring, I presented my senior colloquium on a topological game called the Banach-Mazur Game. This game was formulated by Stanislaw Mazur in 1935. It is the earliest example of an infinite game with perfect information. The game proceeds as follows. Continue reading.

John Damstra is a senior mathematics major at Williams College.