Doctoral Program Alumni


Name 
Dissertation Title, Year, Advisor, and original job placement 

Farhod Abdullayev 
Variational methods for polycrystal plasticity and related topics in partial differential equations 2013; Advisor: Marian Bocea
PostDoctoral Scholar at Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Saeed Nasseh 
DG homological algebra, properties of ring homomorphisms, and the generalized AuslanderReiten conjecture 2013; Advisor: Sean SatherWagstaff
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of NebraskaLincoln.


Rich Wicklein 
Codualizing modules and complexes 2013; Advisor: Sean SatherWagstaff
Visiting Instructor at Morningside College


Benjamin Anderson 
NAK for Ext, Ascent of Module Structures, and the Blindness of Extended Modules 2012; Advisor: Sean SatherWagstaff
Visiting Assistant Professor at
University of WisconsinLa Crosse


Richard Hasenauer 
Almost Dedekind domains and atomicity 2012; Advisor: Jim Coykendall
Assistant Professor at
Eureka College


Lindsay Erickson 
The game of Nim on graphs 2011; Advisor: Warren Shreve
Visiting Assistant Professor at
Concordia College


Bethany Kubik 
Quasidualizing modules 2011; Advisor: Sean SatherWagstaff
Visiting Assistant Professor at the
United States Military Academy (West Point)


Stacy Trentham 
Atomicity in rings with zero divisors 2011; Advisor: Jim Coykendall
Visiting Assistant Professor at
Armstrong Atlantic State University


W. Travis Trentham 
Applications of groups of divisibility and a generalization
of Krull dimension 2011; Advisor: Jim Coykendall
Assistant Professor at
Armstrong Atlantic State University


Carl Hashbarger 
Ramification and infinite extensions of Dedekind
Domains 2010; Advisor: Jim Coykendall
National Security Agency 

Chris Spicer 
On CohenKaplansky Domains 2010; Advisor: Jim Coykendall
Assistant Professor at Morningside College


Josh Lambert 
Determining the Biplanar Crossing Number of $C_k \times C_l \times C_m
\times C_n$ 2009; Advisor: Warren Shreve
Assistant Professor at
Armstrong Atlantic State University


Angela Pile 
The Space of Regular Polygons with a Small Number of Edges 2008; Advisor: Jorge Alberto
Calvo
Assistant Professor at Lock Haven University


Amanda Matson 
Results Regarding Finite Generation, Near Finite Generation and the Catenary Degree
2008; Advisor: James B. Coykendall IV
Assistant Professor at
Clarke University


Brenda Mammenga

Factorization in Monoids and Domains 2007; Advisor: James B. Coykendall IV
Assistant Professor at Morningside College


Tridib Dutta 
On the Notion of malmost Integrality and VSFT Domains 2006; Advisor: James B. Coykendall IV
Benos Lab at the University of Pittsburgh


Yevgeny Mospan 
Topics in Measure Theory: Existence and Nonexistence Results on Exotic Singular Measures 2006; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld
TBA


Shukhrat Usmanov 
Structure of Isometries on Noncommutative L_p Spaces and a Dominated Ergodic Theorem 2006; Advisor: Doğan Çömez
Assistant Professor at Ashford University


Jack Maney 
On the Boundary Map and Integral Morphisms 2004; Advisor: James B. Coykendall IV
Data Analyst and Mathematician at Adknowledge


Andrei Krygin 
Some Properties of Coboundaries in Measurable Dynamics 1999; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld


Semyon Litvinov

Weighted Ergodic Theorems in von Neumann Algebras 1999; Advisor: Doğan Çömez
Associate Professor at
Pennsylvania State University at Hazleton


Khaled Dib 
Oscillations and Asymptotic Behavior of Solutions of Neutral Delay Differential Equations 1998; Advisor: Ronald M. Mathsen
Petroleum Institute (Abu Dhabi)


Margaret Sherman

The Identification of Nonadjacent Vertices in nCritical Graphs 1997; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve
Assistant Professor at
State University of New York College at Buffalo


Xiaotao Cai 
(s MOD k)Cycles in Graphs 1996; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve
Data Solutions LLC (New York)


Wojciech Kosek

On Certain Sequences in Ergodic Theory of Infinite Spaces 1996; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld
Visiting Associate Professor at Colorado College


Yunhe Zhao

Numerical Solutions for Boundary Integral Equations 1996; Advisor: Yuesheng Xu
National Aeronautics and Space Administration


David Richard Burns

Ergodic Averages in Topological Dynamics 1993; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld
Associate Professor at
Western Connecticut State University


Wiktor Przemyslaw Piotrowski

Combinatorial Optimization: Scheduling, Facility Location, and Domination (1992) 1992; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve
Associate Professor at
University of WisconsinSuperior


David Gregory Obert
 Exact Estimates of Exponential Dichotomy Roughness 1990; Advisor: Robert E. Vinograd
National Security Agency



Masters Program Alumni


Name 
Thesis Title, Year, and Advisor 

Brandon Goodell 
The bifurcation portrait of a hybrid spiking neuron model 2012; Advisor:
Davis Cope 

Dan Kranda 
The square of adjacency matrices 2011; Advisor:
Warren Shreve 

Tayo Omotoyinbo 
Absolute stability of a class of 2nd order feedback
nonlinear, timevarying systems 2010; Advisor:
Nikita Barabanov 

(William) Riley Casper 
Representation theory and the FourierStieltjes transform
for compact groups 2010; Advisor: Jim Olsen 

Farkhad Abdullayev 
Lower Semicontinuity and Existence of Minimizers
for Supremal Functionals 2009; Advisor: Marian Bocea 

Aziz Takhirov 
Almost 1Harmonic Functions and Eigenvalue Problems
for the 1Laplace Operator 2009; Advisor: Marian Bocea 

Umar Islambekov 
Existence of the Ergodic Hilbert transform for admissible processes in
sigma finite L_pspaces, 1< p<\infty 2008; Advisor: Dogan Çömez 

Michael Booth 
Computations on Hyperelliptic Curves 2005; Advisor: Joseph P. Brennan 

Dmytro Y. Ivanchykhin 
Robust Stability of Multiconnected Discrete Time Feedback Systems 2005; Advisor: Nikita Barabanov 

Biana A. Shilshtut 
Vector Measures and their Applications 2005; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld 

Feng Hou 
A Study of ChiSquare Statistics and Applications to Hypothesis Testing 2004; Advisor: Davis K. Cope, Jr. 

Natalya V. Chilina 
Minimality and Unique Ergodicity of Symbolic Dynamical Systems 2003; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld 

Dmitriy Viktorovich Akimov 
The Ergodicity and Different Mixing Properties of MeasurePreserving Transformations in Examples
2002; Advisor: Isaac Kornfeld 

Mohamed Baghzali 
Oscillation of Solutions of Neutral Delay Differential Equations 2001; Advisor: Ronald M. Mathsen 

Barbara Bloom Ranson 
A New Blocking Semioval Family 2001; Advisor: Tuval Foguel 

Elena Yevgenevna Litvinova 
Weighted Ergodic Theorem with Generalized Besicovich Weights 2001; Advisor: Doğan Çömez 

Yushan Sun 
Weak Solutions of a Nonlinear System 2000; Advisor: Ronald M. Mathsen 

Wendy Booth 
Graph Pebbling 2000; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve 

Flynn Dustrud 
Gyrogroups and Geometry 2000; Advisor: Abraham A. Ungar 

Tudor M. Stoenescu 
Convergence of Ergodic Averages of Doubly Stochastic Operators 1999; Advisor: James H. Olsen 

Wenhui Wang 
The Number of Graphical Partitions with a Single Partition 1998; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve 

Larry Dale Taylor 
Krieger's Embedding Theorem for Symbolic Dynamical Systems 1997; Advisor: Ayse A. Sahin 

Brian Karl Hagelstrom 
Gyrogroups and the Construction of Abstract Finite Lorentz Groups 1997; Advisor: Abraham A. Ungar 

Ayse Arzu Teymuroglu 
Saturation Properties of Quadratic Rings of Integers 1997; Advisor: James B. Coykendall IV 

Margaret Billings Sherman 
The Colorability of Graphs Having a Bounded Number of Triangles and Bounded Genus 1994; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve 

Todd Robert Marzinske 
On the Twin Prime Conjecture and Sieve Methods 1994; Advisor: Kenneth R. Johnson 

Paul Scott Heidmann 
The Performance of the Epsilon and Theta Convergence Acceleration Algorithms 1992; Advisor: Davis K. Cope, Jr. 

Paul Albert Flasch 
The Application of Liapunov Functions to Stability of Difference Equations 1992; Advisor: Ronald M. Mathsen 

Kurt Douglas Cogswell 
A Multiple Parameter, ZeroDensity Subsequence Ergodic Theorem 1991; Advisor: James H. Olsen 

Steven Michael Lehmann 
Hermite Interpolation Methods for the Approximation of Solutions to Initial Value Problems
1991; Advisor: Robert R. Hare, Jr. 

David Richard Burns 
On Certain Generalizations of Ramanujan's Trigonometrical Sum and their Relation to Mobius Inversions
1990; Advisor: Kenneth R. Johnson 

Chad Scott 
Increased Efficiency in a Solution Method for Integral Equations of the First Kind with Logarithmic Singularities
1990; Advisor: Davis K. Cope, Jr. 

Raja Nicolas Khoury 
\lambda(n)Convex Functions 1989; Advisor: Ronald M. Mathsen 

Melvin Edwin Wahl 
An Extension of Piessens' Method for Numerical Inversion of the Laplace Transform 1989; Advisor: Davis K. Cope, Jr. 

Robert John Cederberg 
The Asymptotic Behavior of Eigendata for an Electrochemistry Problem 1988; Advisor: Davis K. Cope, Jr. 

Ann Marie Foss 
An Analysis of the RSA Cryptosystem 1986; Advisor: Kenneth R. Johnson 

JiuKwang Lo 
Developing an Informal Natural Language Interface to HDMS 1982; Advisor: 

PaiSung Yang 
An Interactive Report Writer 1982; Advisor: Leonard Shapiro 

David Gregory Obert 
wLinear Vector Fields on Euclidean Space 1981; Advisor: William K. Perrizo 

RueyPyng Lu 
Some Arithmetic Functions Over a Distributive Lattice 1978; Advisor: 

Jaafar Yeser AlSiwan 
Disconjugacy, Singular Points and Converse Problems in Homogeneous Matrix Differential Equations
1977; Advisor: Warren E. Shreve 

Vivian G. Kostyk 
The Cultural Impact of the Development of Hyperbolic Geometry Applied to the Mathematics Cirriculum
1977; Advisor: 

Barbara Ann Nelson 
Analysis of Flow Through a Single Gate 1976; Advisor: Robert R. Hare, Jr. 

Douglas Paul Dokken 
A Condition for Distallity of Infinitesimal Affine Transformations 1975; Advisor: William K. Perrizo 

Cecilia HuiYu Yang 
A Method of Spline Approximation to the Solutions of Initial Value Problems in Ordinary Differential Equations
1975; Advisor: 

L. Bruce Anderson 
An Analysis of The Quadratic Congruence 1963; Advisor: Gilbert W. Nelson 