Sam Northshield                         


    Ph.D.,  University of Rochester,  May, 1989.  
    M.A.,  University of Rochester,  Feb. , 1985.
    B.S.,  Marlboro College,  May, 1982.

Teaching (Spring '16)

MAT 221 B, C:   Calculus for the Life, Management, and Social Sciences I

MAT 428 A:  Foundations of Calculus.


Papers and talks


Some interesting optical illusions here

Here's Salvador Gutierrez's math demo illustrating Theorem 1 of my paper on cubic polynomials.

Math Overflow (A place for mathematicians to ask and answer questions;  a blast)

Always a lot of interesting things on Terence Tao's blog.

Primordial Soup Kitchen

EteRNApolymath, and GIMPS.

Probability web

Number theory web.

Sloane's integer sequence encyclopedia.

Etymological Dictionary.

World of mathematics

Math Forum

Fibonacci stuff

Open Problem Garden, Open Problem Project (computational geometry etc.),  Problems in Topological Graph Theory,   Open Problems for Undergraduates.

Theorem of the Day.

Math Blogs

Mathematical Humor

Space weather.

Some photos.

Man who runs behind car gets exhausted.
Man who runs in front of car gets tired.


Where to reach me:

Mathematics Department
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Phone (518) 564-4135