Department of Mathematics

Central 228

1250 Siskiyou Blvd.

Ashland, OR  97520

(541) 552-8213




M.S. 1968 Operations Research, Standford University, NDEA Fellowship
B.A. 1967 Mathematics-Chemistry, Rice University, Phi Beta Kappa
Additional course work:
O.R. course work toward a Ph. D. - Standford University
History of Mathematics, Numberical Analysis - University of Washington
Number Theory - University of Texas, Extension
Topology, Optimization, Graph Theory courses - Carleton University, Sabbatical 1989


Beginning, Elementary, and Intermediate Algebra, Precalculus II, Statistics, Contemporary Math, and Calculus II.


"Thermal Modeling of a Composite Felsic Intrusion: Implications for the Origin of Compositional Zoning Within Members of the Mount Whitney Suite, Sierra Nevada, California." Bill Hirt primary author

Mathematical Interests/Specialties:

Optimization, Linear Algebra

Personal Interests:

Mountain biking, golf, the board game - Go, woodworking, knitting, cooking, and reading math books.