Faculty Profile

David Richeson

Professor of Mathematics (2000)

Contact Information

richesod@dickinson.edu

Tome Scientific Building Room 237
717.245.1744
http://users.dickinson.edu/~richesod/

Bio

His research involves the study of dynamical systems from a topological viewpoint. Recent research topics include the Conley index and bounded homeomorphsims of noncompact spaces. Current projects include itineraries of circle maps and applications of the Euler characteristic.

Education

  • B.A., Hamilton College, 1993
  • M.S., Northwestern University, 1994
  • Ph.D., 1998

2014-2015 Academic Year

Fall 2014

MATH 361 Analysis I
A theoretical development of the basic ideas and concepts of real analysis. Topics include a study of real numbers, sequences, limits and continuity, differentiation and integration. Optional topics include infinite series, sequences and series of functions, and an introduction to point-set topology.Prerequisite: 171, 262 and 270. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every fall.

Spring 2015

MATH 401 History of Mathematics
Topics to be announced when offered.Prerequisite dependent upon topic. One-half or one course credit.