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Fall 2021 | New data science course gives students skills to explore real-world issues

This plot with age-adjusted death rates is used in the project to evaluate causes, treatment, and prevention of cardiovascular disease.From Ohio University News Ohio University offers a new course this fall designed to give students in any major the skills they need to ask questions and explore problems using data. “We are immersed in data every day. It governs our lives in seen and unseen ways. Understanding how data […]

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Posted on 07/14/2021

Asiyeh Rafieipour Presents on Algebraic Structures on the Set of Binary Operations at Four Conferences

Asiyeh Rafieipour, portraitAsiyeh Rafieipour, a doctoral student in Mathematics at Ohio University, recently lectured at several virtual events. Rafieipour studies algebra and discrete mathematics with her adviser, Dr. Sergio Lopez-Permouth, Professor of Mathematics. At the 46th Annual New York State Regional Graduate Mathematics Conference on April 10, she presented a paper titled […]

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Posted on 05/14/2021

Science Magazine Writes about Just’s New Book on COVID-19

Winfried Just, portraitScience Magazine writes about Dr. Winfried Just’s new book COVID-19 Unmasked: The News, the science and common sense in a story headlined “Tackling the persistent and sometimes controversial questions about COVID-19.” Ohio University mathematics professor Winfried Just’s new book COVID-19: Unmasked – The News, the Science, and Common Sense tackles […]

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Posted on 05/06/2021

10 Arts & Sciences, 2 HTC Students Get OHIO Leadership Awards

Majed Zailaee, with Leadership Awards logoTen Arts & Sciences students and two from the Honors Tutorial College were among 39 honored at Ohio University’s annual leadership awards celebration on April 14. These students “went above and beyond the call of duty to serve their communities, mentor fellow students, and lead with passion and compassion,” said […]

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Posted on 04/15/2021

Class of 2021 | Dr. Henry Chimal-Dzul: From Mexico to Athens to Zurich

Henry Chimal-Dzul, portraitHenry Chimal-Dzul, an international student from Mexico, graduates this spring with a Ph.D. in Mathematics. His next step is Switzerland. In Mexico, Chimal-Dzul earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in mathematics. This spring, he earns his doctoral hood, a piece of academic regalia that dates back to medieval […]

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Posted on 04/08/2021

Alumni News | Schwiebert Continues Tradition, Edits DIY Book on Analytic Functions

copies of the book An introduction to Analytic FunctionsOhio University alumnus Ryan Schwiebert is one of three generations of mathematicians continuing the tradition of inquiry-based teaching. With OHIO Emeritus Professor Gene Kaufman, he edited a revised edition of An introduction to Analytic Functions. The original book was published in 1959, and Kaufman was the last Ph.D. student of […]

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Posted on 04/07/2021

Class of 2021 | Eric Nichols Found His Confidence in Front of a Classroom

Eric Nichols, portraitAs Eric Nichols finishes up his M.S. in Mathematics this spring, he graduates with newfound confidence in his ability to stand in front of a class and talk about math. Q: What was your ah-ha moment at OHIO—that point where you said to yourself, “I’ve got this!”? A: One of […]

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Posted on 03/30/2021

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

Winfried Just, portraitPhys.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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Posted on 03/22/2021

Just Creates Critical Discussions around COVID in New Book

Winfried Just, portraitFrom 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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Posted on 03/18/2021

Klein Curates Pattern and Disruption: Diné Lifeways and Embedded Mathematics

From left, curators Sally Fowler, Bob Klein and Henry FowlerDr. 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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Posted on 03/08/2021