Teaching & Outreach
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Past course websites



Spring 2017 
Math 1180: Prob & Stats for Biologists (lab) 

Fall 2016 
Math 1170: Calc for Biologists (lab) 

Summer 2016 
Math 3140: Vector Calculus & PDEs 

Spring 2016 
Math 1321: Accelerated Engineering Calc II 

Fall 2015 
Math 2250: ODEs & Linear Algebra 

Spring 2015 
Math 1320: Engineering Calculus II 

Fall 2014 
Math 1310: Engineering Calculus I 

Outreach materials



Chaos, Fractals, Game of Life 
Powerpoint + worksheet for Science Day at the U workshop, 2017 

Zombies + Math 
Presentation + worksheet for workshop to incarcerated youth, 2017 

Disorder from Diffusion 
Pi Day at the Leonardo Museum, 2016 

PDS: Algebraic Geometry + Math Bio 
UofU Math Dept Graduate Student Colloq, 2016 

An Introduction to Pattern Formation 
UofU Math Dept Undergraduate Colloq, 2015 

The Monty Hall Problem 
Science Day at the U, 2015 

Notes
I’ve written up some notes for personal use that may helpful for others.



Linear Operators & Spectral Theory 
Taken from Math 6710 at Utah, the written qualifying exam class 

Ordinary Differential Equations 
Taken from Math 6410 at Utah, the written qualifying exam class 

Weak Noise Escape Problems 
WKB theory, HamiltonJacobi formulations of metastable escape 
