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Phys.org Writes about Just’s Book on Clearing up COVID Misunderstandings

Dr. Winfried Just

Phys.org writes about Dr. Winfried Just’s new book COVID-19 Unmasked: The News, the science and common sense in a story headlined “Mathematics professor creates critical discussions around COVID in new book.” “I wanted to write this book after observing the misunderstanding and misconceptions people have regarding the pandemic,” Just said. “We’ve […]

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March 22, 2021 at 8:03 amFaculty in the News In the News

Just Creates Critical Discussions around COVID in New Book

Dr. Winfried Just

From Ohio University News Dr. Winfried Just’s new book COVID-19 Unmasked: The News, the science and common sense tackles the persistent and sometimes controversial questions people have been asking about COVID in a new, conversational way. Just is Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University. “I wanted to write this book […]

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March 18, 2021 at 11:59 amResearch

Klein Curates Pattern and Disruption: Diné Lifeways and Embedded Mathematics

From left, curators Sally Fowler, Bob Klein and Henry Fowler

Dr. Robert Klein is a co-curator of Pattern and Disruption: Diné Lifeways and Embedded Mathematics at the Kennedy Museum of Art. Reserve your visit. Klein is Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University. Drawing from the Edwin L. and Ruth E. Kennedy Southwest Native American collection, this exhibition explores Diné (Navajo) weaving […]

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March 8, 2021 at 5:09 pmResearch

University Community Mourns Loss of Professor John Gillam

Dr. John Gillam

John D. Gillam, 80, a retired professor from Ohio University, died peacefully at home March 1, according to his obituary. Gillam earned his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. At OHIO, he started in the Mathematics Department and then moved to the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department. His early research […]

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March 4, 2021 at 9:25 amNews

Mathematics Colloquium | Efim Zelmanov on Growth Functions and Wreath Products, Nov. 12

Dr. Efim Zelmanov

The Surender K. Jain Lecture Series at Ohio University presents Dr. Efim Zelmanov in a Mathematics Colloquium on “Growth functions and wreath products” on Thursday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 5 p.m. EST. Join on Zoom. Zelmanov is Professor of Mathematics and the Rita L. Atkinson Endowed Chair at the […]

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November 1, 2020 at 9:15 pmEvents

Retirement | For Aizicovici’s Students, the Difference Was Magical Lectures, Professional Passion

Professor Emeritus Sergiu Aizicovici

Dr. Sergiu Aizicovici developed a passion for mathematics in middle school, so choosing math as his college major was an easy decision—a decision that led to a 31-year career in the Mathematics Department at Ohio University. His passion for math never waned, and his time in Athens adds up to […]

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August 17, 2020 at 11:31 amNews

University Mourns Math Associate Professor Emeritus Munukutla Sastry

University Mourns Math Associate Professor Emeritus Munukutla Sastry

Dr. Munukutla Sastry, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Ohio University, passed away on May 28 at the age of 84, according to his obituary in the Athens Messenger: Sastry, as he was known to all, was born on July 24, 1935 in Chodavaram, India. Sastry came to the U.S. […]

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July 17, 2020 at 1:14 pmNews