Edwin O'Shea
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Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics
305 Roop Hall, MSC 1911
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA, 22807
email: osheaem[at]jmu.edu
office: Roop 323
office hours: MWF 9.3010.50*.
*ends at 10.30 if no one shows.
Recent and current activities:
Teaching in Spring '14
Number Theory
/
Connections in Mathematics
/
CURM Research Project
.
Some Talks
MAA Sectional Meeting at Longwood: Euclid for Thespians. November 2013.
Logic and Reasoning Institute
Colloquium:
The Logic and Comforts of Euclid's Elements
(
Slides from Talk
).
2014 AMSMAA Joint Meetings in Baltimore:
MAA session on Alternative Assessment Techniques
, January 2014.
AMS Special Session in Tennessee:
Geometric and Algebraic Combinatorics
, March 2014. (
slides
.)
CURM minigrant
for research with three students on integer partitions. The
picture
is (l to r) Maria Annone, Traymon Beavers, Deelan Jalil and myself.
Summer 2012 REU Program at JMU
:
Problem
,
Paper
,
Picture
.
I'm on the Board of Advisors for
The Cohen Center
. I also like the events at
IVS
and
LRI
.
Attempts at constructing polyhedra
at the MAA Found Math Gallery.