Department of Mathematics

Central 228

1250 Siskiyou Blvd.

Ashland, OR 97520

(541) 552-8213

email: HattonJ@sou.edu

**Education:**

M.S. 1968 Operations Research, Standford University, NDEA Fellowship

B.A. 1967 Mathematics-Chemistry, Rice University, Phi Beta KappaAdditional 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

**Teaching:**

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

**Publications:**

"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.