Contact this office:
812-877-8391
brought[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu

 

Mathematics Faculty Expertise


Allen Broughton

Allen Broughton

Areas of Specialization:

  • Topology /Differential Geometry
  • Singularity theory
  • Algebra
  • Imaging Science

Research and Scholarship Activities:

Courses Taught and Undergraduate Research:

  • Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Mathematics, Linear Algebra
  • Advanced: Parallel Computing, Mathematics of Image Processing
  • Undergraduate Research: Tilings of Surfaces

All , Timothy

Timothy All

Areas of Specialization:

  • Algebra
  • Number Theory
  • p-adic analysis

Research and Scholarship Activities:

  • Class modules and unit modules associated to a real abelian number field or Drinfeld module
  • L-functions and zeta functions

Courses Taught:

  • Calculus, linear algebra, abstract algebra

Kurt Bryan

Kurt Bryan

Areas of Specialization:

  • Applied mathematics and modeling
  • Partial differential equations and inverse problems
  • Numerical analysis

Research Activities:

  • Mathematical models and inversion algorithms for non-destructive testing of materials using electromagnetic and thermal methods

Industrial Experience:

  • Blount Industries, 1984-1990, statistician/mathematician
  • Institute for Computer Applications in Science and Engineering, NASA Langley Research Center, 1990-1994, staff scientist/consultant

William Butske

William (Bill) Butske

Areas of Specialization:

  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Number Theory

Research Activities:

  • Endomorphism Rings of Jacobians
  • Galois Representations

Carlisle, Sylvia

Sylvia Carlise

Areas of Specialization:

  • Mathematical Logic
  • Model Theory for Metric Structures and Continuous Logic

Research Activities:

  • Model theory of R-trees

Joseph Eichholz

Joseph Eichholz

Areas of Specialization:

  • Numerical Analysis
  • Galerkin Methods
  • Scientific Computing

Research Activities:

  • Inverse problems, specifically those related to biomedical imaging

 


Diane Evans

Diane Evans

Areas of Specialization:

  • Probability and Statistics
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Six Sigma

Research Activities:

  • Probability, Quality Control, Online Education, Statistics Education

Industrial Experience:

  • Consulting with InDOT
  • Diversified Systems, Inc., Indianapolis

David Finn

David Finn

Areas of Specialization:

  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Differential Geometry
  • Calculus of Variations
  • Applications to Mathematical Physics, Geometric Modeling and Imaging Science

Research Activities:

  • Applications of Nonlinear Differential Equations in Mathematical Physics and Geometry
  • Modeling the Baking Process (Material Science, Continuum Mechanics, and Differential Equations

Courses Taught and Undergraduate Research

  • Calculus, Differntial Equations, Vector Calculus, Differential Geometry, Tensor Calculus, Partial Differential Equations, Continuum Mechanics (assuming it is taught this year)
  • REU (2006-2012) - Modeling the Shape of a Cookie and Modeling the Baking Process

David Goulet

Dave Goulet

Areas of Specialization:

  • Mathematical Biology and Physiology
  • Asymptotic and Perturbation Methods
  • Mathematical Modeling

Research and Scholarship Activities:

  • Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Systems Biology
  • Asymptotic Methods for Delay Differential Equations

Courses Taught and Undergraduate Research:

  • Calculus, Differential Equations, Mathematical Biology
  • Numerical Simulations of a Chromatography Column
  • Modeling a Genetically Modified Map Kinase Pathway in S. cerevisiae

Elton Graves

Elton Graves

Areas of Specialization:

  • Computer graphics
  • Use of computers in undergraduate courses
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Mathematics of sustainability
  • Maple

Research Activities:

  • Computer-drawn contour maps using microcomputers
  • Computer algebra systems as they relate to undergraduate education

Green, William 140px

William Green

Areas of Specialization:

  • Partial Differential Equations, Harmonic Analysis, Mathematical Physics

 Research Activities:

  • Analysis of dispersive partial differential equations, particularly Schrodinger's equation.

Ralph Grimaldi

Ralph Grimaldi

Areas of Specialization:

  • Discrete mathematics
  • Combinatorics
  • Graph Theory

Research Activities:

  • Combinatorics and graph theory
  • Author of: Discrete and Combinatorial Mathematics: An Applied Introduction (1985), 2nd edition (1989), 3rd edition (1994), 4th dition (1999)

Industrial Experience:

  • Applied Computing Devices, Inc., computer programmer/systems analyst, 1984-1985

Holden,-Josh---140

Joshua Holden

Areas of Specialization:

  • Number theory
  • Cryptography
  • Algebra

Research Activities:

  • Computational number theory
  • Algebraic number theory
  • Applications of number theory to cryptography

Industrial Experience:

  • Vadium Technology, Inc., cryptography consultant, 2003

Undergraduate Research:


Allen Holder

Allen Holder

Areas of Specialization:

  • Mathematical Programming and Applications in Medicine and Biology

Research Activities: (recent with undergraduates)

  • Radiotherapy Optimal Design
  • Beam Selection in Radiotherapy Design
  • Diversity Graphs
  • Optimal Treatments for Photodynamic Therapy
  • Systems Biology for Mathematical Programmers

Industrial Experience:

  • Research affiliations with Indiana School of Medicine, the Cancer Therapy Research Center in San Antonio, and the Huntsman Cancer Center in Salt Lake.

Leanne Holder

Leanne Holder

Areas of Specialization:

  • Finite projective geometry

Research Activities:

  • Conic blocking sets
  • Sharply focused and Hyperfocused arcs
  • Secret sharing schemes

Mark Inlow-new

Mark Inlow

Areas of Specialization:

  • Mathematical and Applied Statistics
  • Large-Scale Inference
  • Time Series Analysis/Signal Processing

Research Activities:

  • Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, IU School of Medicine
  • Neuroimaging Genetics and Alzheimer's Research
  • Model Assessment/Goodness of Fit Methods

Industrial Experience:

  • Center For Neuroimaging, IU School of Medicine, 2010-2011, Visiting Associate Professor
  • Stata Corporation, 1997-1999, Statistical consultant and software developer
  • DuPont Corporation, 1997, Statistics and quality control internship
  • Scientific Applications Internation Corporation (SAIC), 1992-1994, Statistician & database manager
  • Geo-Centers, Inc., 1990-1992, Statistical consultant for Navy Health Research Center (NHRC)
  • Navy Personnel Research and Development Center (NPRDC), 1989-1990,  GS-9 Statistician
  • San Diego State Foundation, 1987-1989, Statistical programmer for NHRC and NPRDC

Isaia

Vincenzo Isaia (Vin)

Areas of Specialization:

  • Partial Differential Equations (including flow through porous media)
  • Hyperbolic Conservation Laws
  • Mathematical Finance

Research Activities:

  • Intermediate Asymptotic Behavior of PDEs, Group Actions and Self-similarity
  • Perturbative Renormalization Group and ODEs
  • Numerical simulation of hyperbolic CLs

Tom Langley

Tom Langley

Areas of Specialization:

  • Combinatorics
  • Algebra

Research Activities:

  • Symmetric functions
  • Algebraic combinatorics
  • Cwatsets

Industrial Experience:

  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, 1989-1993, electrical engineer.

Jeffery Leader

Jeffery Leader

Areas of Specialization:

  • Numerical Analysis
  • Scientific computation

Research Activities:

  • Computational Genetics
  • Author of: Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computation (2004)

Industrial Experience:

  • Summer Research Fellowships at Army Research Lab., Naval Surface Warfare Center, Air Force Research Lab

McSweeney, John 140px

John McSweeney

Areas of Specialization:

  • Probability theory, stochastic processes, random networks, and applications to biosciences

Research Activities:

  • Stochastic epidemics on networks
  • Modeling sleep/wake cycling in neuronal networks
  • Stochastic coalescent/branching models in population dynamics
  • Stochastic modeling of chemical reaction systems

David Rader

David Rader

Areas of Specialization:

  • Operations Research
  • Linear and Discrete Optimization

Research Activities:

  • Quadratic 0-1 optimization
  • Sports scheduling
  • Discrete optimization

Reyes, Eric 140px

Eric Reyes

Areas of Specialization:

  • Variable Selection
  • Methods for Observational Data Analysis

Research Activities:

  • Variable Selection in the Presence of Missing Data
  • Variable Screening
  • Applications to Cardiovascular Research

Industrial Experience

  • Duke Clinical Research Institute, statistical consultant for manuscripts

John Rickert

John Rickert

Areas of Specialization:

  • Number theory
  • Diophantine approximations

Research Activities:

  • Simultaneous linear approximations
  • Norm form diophantine equations
  • Partition functions

Selby, Christina 140px

Christina Selby

Areas of Specialization:

  • partial differential equations
  • differential geometry
  • applied mathematics

Research Activities:

  • Carnot-Caratheodory Geometry
  • Geometric camera calibration

Industrial Experience:

  • The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, 2006-2012,  Space Department and Asymmetric Operations Department

Yosi Shibberu

Yosi Shibberu

Areas of Specialization:

  • Dynamics and Control Theory
  • Scientific Computation

Research Activities:

  • Discrete-Time Hamiltonian Dynamics
  • Structural Bioinformatics and Protein Dynamics
  • Hidden Markov Modeling

Tarrant , Wayne

Wayne Tarrant

Areas of Specialization:

  • Financial mathematics
  • Mathematical economics
  • Econometrics
  • Computational communtative algebra

Research Activities:

  • Risk Measures
  • Financial Markets
  • Flat Tax in post-communist Europe

Mathematics Staff


Michelle Prather

Michelle Prather

Department Secretary

E-mail: prather2@rose-hulman.edu

Phone: 812-877-8391
Office: G-205
CM: 129


Mike McLeish

Mike McLeish (joint with CSSE)

CSSE and Math Systems Administrator

E-mail: mcleish@rose-hulman.edu

Phone: 812-877-8415
Office: F-206
CM: 4048


DarrylMouck-2

Darryl Mouck (joint with CSSE)

CSSE and Math Systems Administrator

E-mail: mouck@rose-hulman.edu

Phone: 812-877-8223
Office: F-204
CM: 4048