Department of Mathematics and Statistics

S&T to offer STEM-focused elementary ed program

Posted by on November 22, 2013

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In an effort to help the United States regain its competitive edge in math and science, Missouri S&T will offer a new elementary education program to emphasize these subjects, beginning fall 2014.

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S&T to host lecture on uncertainty quantification

Posted by on November 7, 2013

Learn how mathematics can be used to estimate uncertainty in physical and biological systems, like weather patterns, in a lecture to be held this month at Missouri S&T. Dr. Ralph C. Smith, professor of mathematics at North Carolina State University, will present the lecture, titled “Uncertainty quantification for physical and biological models,” at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, in Room G-5 of the Rolla Building.

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Bohner to lead international mathematical society

Posted by on August 28, 2013

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Dr. Martin Bohner, professor of mathematics and statistics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named president of the International Society of Difference Equations (ISDE).

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Stephen L. Clark named chair of mathematics and statistics at S&T

Posted by on June 18, 2013

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Dr. Stephen L. Clark, professor of mathematics and statistics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named chair of the mathematics and statistics department at Missouri S&T. The appointment takes effect Sept. 1.

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S&T professor lands spot on ‘Jeopardy!’

Posted by on February 18, 2013

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If “third time’s a charm” were a category on the quiz show “Jeopardy!” then “Who is Dr. Ilene Morgan?” might be one of the questions.

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S&T math students star in inquiry-based learning film

Posted by on March 30, 2009

Movies like “A Beautiful Mind” notwithstanding, mathematics rarely gets top billing, or even a cameo appearance, in Hollywood movies. But for students in one math class at Missouri University of Science and Technology, the way they learn their subject will play a starring role for educators hoping to better understand a learning method with roots almost as old as mathematics itself.

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