Faculty

Dr. Michael Barg

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8325
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 339

Current Research My current research interests include extending a model of an inflatable membrane to accommodate an orthotropic film. Such membranes can be realized as large scientific balloons for example. The work includes establishing existence results, numerically calculating energy minimizing shapes, and estimating maximum principal strains in the film. Educational Background Ph.D. The...

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Dr. Maritza Branker

Associate Professor and Chair of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8197
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 336

Educational Background Ph.D University of Toronto, 2004; �M.Sc. University of Western Ontario, 1999 Profile I am currently the Chair of the Mathematics Department and Director of the Actuarial Science Program. I am also the Corresponding Secretary for the NY Eta chapter of KME, the national mathematics honors society and faculty advisor for the...

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Dr. Marlo Brown

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8192
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 343

Current Research I am currently creating algorithms to detect changes in the arrival rates of count data. I am looking at calculating the probability of a change and quickest detection procedures that minimize cost of wrong decision. I have studied both single variable and multiple category data. I have also investigated...

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Dr. Joel Louwsma

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8191
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 341

Originally from Michigan, Joel Louwsma earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his Ph.D. from the California Institute of Technology. He subsequently held a postdoctoral position at the University of Oklahoma and a visiting faculty position at Smith College. Dr. Louwsma teaches a variety of mathematics courses...

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Dr. Chad Mangum

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8198
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 333
 

Dr. Amanda Mangum

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone:
716.286.8194
Office Location:
Dunleavy Hall, Room 340