# Emeriti

#### William K. Allard

- Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **233 Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2861

1. My main research effort will be to continue my collaboration with the Data Driven Modeling and Analysis group at LANL. This group works for the most part in the area of image processing. 2. I... full profile »

#### J. Thomas Beale

- Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **231 Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708-0320

**Office Hours: **by appointment.

**Phone: **(919) 660-2814

Here are two recent papers:J. T. Beale, W. Ying, and J. R. Wilson, A simple method for computing singular or nearly singular integrals on closed surfaces, Comm. Comput. Phys. 20 (2016), 733-753 or ... full profile »

#### Lewis D. Blake

- Associate Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **035 Physics Building, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2800

I am interested in teaching mathematics and in how students learn mathematics. In particular my activities involve observing how students learn in a classroom setting and in a laboratory setting. I... full profile »

#### Jack Bookman

- Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **019 Physics Building, 120 Sci, Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2823

My research in mathematics education is currently focusing on three areas: (1) how students learn mathematics, especially in technology rich environments; (2) how graduate students develop their... full profile »

#### Richard E. Hodel

- Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **019 Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2846

Professor Hodel is currently working on a number of projects. LOGIC, TOPOLOGY, MATROID THEORY: WHAT DO THEY HAVE IN COMMON? A quick answer: fundamental concepts in each of these branches of... full profile »

#### Joseph W. Kitchen

- Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **PO Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2845

If A is a commutative C* algebra with identity, then a well-known theorem by Gelfand states that A is isomorphic to the algebra C(S) of all continuous complex-valued functions on a compact Hausdorff... full profile »

#### David P. Kraines

- Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **233 Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2849

Dr. Kraines contributed to the theory of homology and cohomology operations, particularly to Massey products and loop operations. Among the applications of his work has been his construction of the... full profile »

#### Lawrence C. Moore

- Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **22 Physics Building, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2822

Currently, Professor Moore's major scholary activity is the development of web-based learning materials. He is Executive Editor of the Mathematical Sciences Digital Library... full profile »

#### David G. Schaeffer

- James B. Duke Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
- Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **231 Physics Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2814

**Granular flow**
Although I worked in granular flow for 15 years, I largely stopped working in this area around 5 years ago. Part of my fascination with this field derived from the fact that... full profile »

#### David A. Smith

- Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **PO Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2800

Professor Smith is Co-Director (with Professor Lawrence Moore) of Project CALC, which developed an award-winning curriculum for calculus... full profile »

#### James B Tomberg

- Lecturer Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **117 Physics Bldg, 120 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2858

#### John A. Trangenstein

- Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **24D Physics Building, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2824

** Adaptive mesh refinement for flow in porous media **
** Adaptive mesh refinement for reaction-diffusion problems ** full profile »

#### Xin Zhou

- Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

**Office: **PO Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone: **(919) 660-2842

Professor Zhou studies the 1-D, 2-D inverse scattering theory, using the method of Riemann-Hilbert problems. His current research is concentrated in a nonlinear type of microlocal analysis on... full profile »