Many of our former faculty members continue to contribute to academic life at DU. Learn more about the mathematicians who help build our department.
Richard N. Ball
PhD 1974 (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 205A
Research interest: Algebra and topology, combinatorics, topological dynamics, stability and complexity.
Joel S. Cohen
PhD 1970 (University of Maryland)
Research interest: Computer algebra and symbolic computation, mathematics and music, history of mathematics.
William S. Dorn
PhD 1955 (Carnegie Institute of Technology)
Research interest: Mathematics for humanities and social science students, preparing science student for entrance into the 'real world', writing in mathematics/computing courses, simplifying web site design, handicapped access to web sites.
John Evans Professor Emeritus
PhD 1964 (University of Illinois)
Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 207A
Research interest: Functional analysis, mathematical physics, foundations of quantum mechanics, probability theory.
James N. Hagler
PhD 1972 (University of California, Berkeley)
Office: C.M. Knudson Hall TBA
Research interest: Functional analysis, topological dynamics, hereditarily indecomposable continua.
PhD (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Research interest: Automorphic functions, complex analysis, number theory.