Ph.D. Applied Mathematics 1970Courant Institute of Mathematical SciencesDissertation: Asymptotic Expansions for Ordinary Differential Equations with Large Parameters. Thesis advisors: Joseph Keller & Robert O´Malley
A.B. Mathematics 1965, Fordham University
Awards & Honors
Phi Beta Kappa
University Teaching Excellence Award 2003
Woodrow Wilson Nominee
Perfect Score: 800 on Mathematics GRE
Courant Institute - Ford Foundation Fellowship
Brown University - Fellowship for Ph.D. Applied Mathematics
Notre Dame University - Fellowship for Ph.D. Mathematics
New York State Regents College Scholarship - 4 years
New York State Regents Graduate Fellowship - 3 years
CS 491: Senior Project - developed and ran for 5 years an extensive capstone project program. Individually mentored large number of students, established departmental project conference - with over 100 students per year. Additionally, extensively advised undergraduate and graduate projects.
Open Source: Policy and Technology (with F. Deek), Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Algorithmic Graph Theory, Prentice-Hall, 1989.
Mining The World Wide Web: An Information Search Approach (with G. Chang, M. Healey, and Jason Wang), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Japanese edition published 2003.
Computer-supported Collaboration with Software Applications (with F. Deek), Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003.
Strategic Software Engineering: an Interdisciplinary Approach (with F. Deek and O. Eljabiri), Auerbach Publications, Taylor & Francis Group, 2005.
On Covering the Points of a Graph with Point Disjoint Paths, (with F.Boesch), in Graphs and Combinatorics (F. Harary, editor), Springer-Verlag, New York, 1974, p. 201-212. Data Structures, in Handbook of Modern Electronics and Electrical Engineering, John-Wiley & Sons, New York, 1986, pp. 2062-2079.
Computer Supported Collaboration, in Computer Science and Engineering Handbook, 2nd edition, A. Tucker (Editor-in-Chief), CRC Press, 2003, with F. Deek.
REFEREED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
Historical Survey of Ordinary Linear Differential Equations with Large Parameters and Turning Points, Archives for History of Exact Sciences, Vol. 7,1971, 277-324. Novel Solution of a Lateral Connection Problem, Journal of Differential Equations, Vol.13, 1973, pp. 374-383. Synthesis of Biconnected Graphs, (with F.Boesch), IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, Vol. CAS-21, 1974, pp. 330-334. Proof of Bernstein´s Theorem on Regularly Monotonic Functions, Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 47, 1975, pp. 358-360. Hu´s Precedence Tree Scheduling Algorithm: A Simple Proof, Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 31, 1984, 409-411. An Edge Extremal Result for Subcohesion, (with F.Boesch), Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B, Vol. 38, 1985, pp. 1-7. An Extremal Result for Subconnectivity, (with F. Boesch), Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol.34, 1987, pp. 483-486.