Dr. Louis Friedler, Professor of Mathematics, was recently appointed to a two-year term on the Editorial Board of the Notes of the Mathematical Association of America. The Notes series disseminates educational information and reports as well as resources for mathematics faculty use.
In December 2011 Computer Science and Math students held Capstone Presentations. Below are a sampling of the students’ Capstones with abstracts of their research:
“The set chromatic number of a graph”
Angela Adams, Ashley Knappenberger, Meagan Leas and Alyssa
The abstract: The paper “The Set...
Marion Cohen, Adjunct Professor of Mathematics, and a long-time poet and writer, published a page of "math-teaching limericks" on the inside front cover of the February issue of Math Horizons.
Three cheers for the Old Babylon-ies.
We love those illustrious cronies.
Instead of our decimals
On Saturday, Feb. 26, five Arcadia University math majors made individual presentations at the Moravian College Undergraduate Mathematics Conference. Abstracts of their talks are below.
Title: An introduction to sabermatrics
Abstract: Sabermetrics is the application of statistics to...
Marion Deutsche Cohen, Adjunct Professor of Mathematics, published “Truth and Beauty: A Course in Math and Literature” in the December 2010/January 2011 issue of MAA FOCUS, the news magazine of the Mathematical Association of America.
“We can use math to explore and explain mysteries of the...
Dr. Carlos Ortiz, Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, published a paper on "Delta hedging a portfolio of servicing rights under gamma and vega constraints with optimal fixed income securities" in the Journal of Risk Finance (Vol. 11 Iss: 4, pp.377 – 400) with co-authors Anne Zissu of...