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Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2017
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in EDG 301E, and Thursday 10:00a.m. - 10:45 a.m. in McKay Cafe

Office Information:

Room Number: Edgerly 301E
Phone: 978-665-4857

Courses Taught:

Finite (MATH 1200)
Precalculus (MATH 1300)
Calculus I, II, and III (MATH 2300, MATH 2400)
Mathematical Modeling (MATH 4450)
Technical Calculus (MATH 2100)
Ordinary Differential Equations (MATH 3550)
Informal Math Modeling (MATH 1600)
Math Seminar (MATH 3900)
Methods of Applied Mathematics (MATH 3500)
Numerical Analysis (MATH 4500)
Operations Research (MATH 4400)


Ph.D. University of Colorado, Boulder 1998

Research Interests:

Image Processing
Fluid Mechanics
Dynamical Systems
Numerical Analysis
Partial Differential Equations
Mathematical Pedagogy

Representative Publications:

Flow Kinematics of Spruce Creek Rock Glacier, Colorado, Journal of Glaciology
Thermal Dynamics in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition, SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics
Three-Dimensional Flow in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition, Physics of
Acoustically Generated Vorticity in an Internal Flow, Journal of Fluid Mechanics
Axisymmetric Acoustic-Rotational Flow Model of a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass
Assition, Physics of Fluids
Three-Dimensional, Unsteady Acoustic-Shear Flow Dynamics in a Cylinder with Sidewall Mass Addition, Physics of Fluids

Professional Affiliations:

Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
American Mathematics Society (AMS)