Professor of Mathematics
Visit the Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics for information about the department people, programs and courses offered.
Publications, invited presentations and funded projects:
Spontaneous initiations and terminations of reentry (SITR) patterns in human hearts – Results of an interdisciplinary project involving mathematics, physiology, biology, cardiology and computer science with articles published in the Journal of Theoretical Biology and the SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics
Form Symmetries and Reduction of Order in Difference Equations (comprehensive textbook on the subject with examples and exercises)
Nonlinear Difference Equations: Theory with Applications to Social Science Models (a book on discrete mathematical models and the theory behind them)
Imagination is more important than knowledge. – Albert Einstein, physicist
Minds are like parachutes; they function only when they are open. – James Dewar, chemist
Who would not rather have the fame of Archimedes than that of his conqueror Marcellus? – W.R. Hamilton, mathematician
It is not about having what you want but wanting what you have. – Song lyric, Cheryl Crowe
To see the world in a grain of sand,
and heaven in a wild flower.
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand,
and eternity in an hour. -- William Blake, in Auguries of Innocence
Department of Mathematics
Virginia Commonwealth University
1015 Floyd Ave-Harris Hall
P.O. Box 842014
Richmond, VA 23284-2014
Tel./Voice Mail: (804) 828-5806
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