Josh Ducey

Office:  339 Roop Hall

Phone:  540-568-5100

Email:  duceyje@jmu.edu

Welcome to my homepage!  I am an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at James Madison University.  Below you can find pertinent course information and more about me.

Teaching
:

        Summer 2014 -- Math 205:  Introductory Calculus I


    Past Courses:
        199:  Fa12 (01), Sp13(01), Fa(13)
        205:  Fa11 (03, 08), Sp12 (0103), Fa12 (01), Sp13(01)
        231:  Fa13 (01)
        238:  Fa12 (02)
        430:  Sp13(01), Fa13(01)
        

Research
:

I do research in algebraic combinatorics.  Generally I am interested in using techniques from group representation theory to compute numerical invariants of interesting and beautiful combinatorial structures.  For more information, see my CV or papers.


Undergraduate Research Projects:

Here you can read about research projects I have done with undergraduates.


Recent Talks:

Personal:

Before I gave my life to mathematics, I had a short stint as a dock builder.


Some Good Links
:

Wikipedia's great math section
mathworld
MathOverflow -- a cool site where mathematicians can ask and answer questions
Wolfram Alpha -- a "computational knowledge engine"
ScienceNews -- they (used to) have a weekly math article
guide to math in movies
a guide for teaching mathematics
finite simple group (of order two)
opinions of Doron Zeilberger
Terence Tao's blog
xkcd



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