Department of Mathematics
Math Department News
- Seth Marshall gets published with Dr. Emre Celebi. [Click for more info.]
- The Financial Independence of Carlos Spaht. [Click for more info.]
- Spaht's LaPREP gets more support. [Click for more info.]
- Dr. Judith Covington received the Distinguished Teaching Award at the annual meeting of the Louisiana Mississippi Section of the Mathematical Association of America. [Click for more info.]
- NLMA recognizes Dr. Judith Covington as "Math Champion" at recent meeting. [Click for more info.]
- Dr. Julien Doucet, 1948 - 2012. [Click for sad news of our friend's passing.]
- Math professor takes new position. The LSUS Department of Mathematics sends best wishes to Dr. Curtis Wesley, who has accepted a position in the Math Department at LeTourneau Universityin Longview, TX. [Click for more info.]
- LSUS math student's problem solution published. Steven D. Smith, LSUS math major (and graduate of the LSUS physics program) has been published in an academic mathematics journal. [Click for more info.]
- LSUS math student's article published. Laura McCormick, LSUS math major (and president of the LSUS Math and Physics Club), has an article published in the November 2009 issue of the Gazette of the Australian Mathematical Society. [Click for more info.]
- LaPREP Professorship gets super-sized. The Board of Regents awarded matching funds in the amount of $80,000 to enhance the AEP/SWEPCO LaPREP Professorship held by Dr. Carlos Spaht, II, making it the AEP/SWEPCO LaPREP Super Professorship. Congratulations to Dr. Spaht and LaPREP!
- Miriam Sklar Professorship boosts department's research. The Miriam M. Sklar Endowed Professorship for Theoretical Math and Physicsis newly established at the $100,000 level with the initial investment of $60,000 from the Sklar family and $40,000 in matching funds from the Board of Regents. The recipient is Dr. Richard Mabry, professor of mathematics.