Awards, Grants, and Professional Affiliations

Awards and Honors

  • The John R. Hatch Class of 1925 Excellence in Teaching Award

    Hamilton College, 2015

  • Project NExT Fellow

    Mathematical Association of America, 2015

  • Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant

    College of Arts and Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2011

  • Emeritus Faculty Fellow

    Department of Mathematics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2010

  • Graduate Fellowship

    College of Arts and Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2009

  • Outstanding Qualifying Exams

    Department of Mathematics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2008

  • Florian Cajori Prize in Mathematics

    The Colorado College, 2006

Grant Support

Recent Papers and Preprints

More Publications

. Recursive strategy for decomposing Betti tables of complete intersections. arXiv:1708.05440, 2017.

Preprint

. Rational combinations of Betti diagrams of complete intersections. Journal of Algebra and Its Applications 17 (05), 1850079, 2017.

Preprint PDF

. The Maximum Likelihood Degree of Toric Varieties. Journal of Symbolic Computation (online), 2017.

Preprint PDF

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Gerrymandering: The Math Behind the Madness.
Apr 10, 2018 11:45am
Maximum Likelihood Degrees for Discrete Random Models
Aug 4, 2017 3:30pm

Recent Posts

If you try to use regular quotation marks in $\LaTeX$, you’ll notice you get wacky quotes.

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Know you want to $\LaTeX$ up a summation symbol, but don’t know the command to use? Don’t stress! Head to DeTexify and draw what you’re looking for.

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For math exams in general, it can be useful to form a study group to talk over problems and solutions before the exams. It’s also useful to retry problems you’ve seen on homeworks, quizzes, and writing assignments (without looking at your previous attempt or the graders’ comments) to figure out what you need to focus on studying. For specific tips about studying for Linear Algebra exams, read on!

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Teaching

Spring 2018

Students, please see Blackboard for the most up-to-date course information.

Calculus 2
Section 02 MWF 10-10:50am 104 Benedict Hall of Langvages
T 12-12:50pm 125 Kirner-Johnson Hall
Section 03 MWF 11-11:50am 104 Benedict Hall of Langvages
T 12-12:50pm 125 Kirner-Johnson Hall
Linear Algebra
Section 01 MWF 9-9:50am 201 Benedict Hall of Langvages

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