Faculty members elected to serve on a Mathematical Committee outside of Ball State University.

  • Dr. Michael Karls was elected to a three-year term as Governor of the Mathematical Assocation of America Indiana Section.
  • Dr. Sheryl Stump was elected Past President of the Hoosier Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators.

Faculty members Mathematcial Conference presentations.

  • Dr. Hanspeter Fischer presented "Generalized Cayley graphs for fundamental groups of one-dimensional spaces" at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.
  • Student Christian Cruze and Dr. Kathryn Shafer presented "Technology in the Mathematics Classroom:  A Teacher Candidate's Perspective" at the 22nd Conference of the Society for International Technology and Teacher Education in Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Student Aaron C. Bruewer and Dr. Kathryn Shafer presented "Video Game Design Principles in Logo Impact Teacher Candidates' Technology Intergration" at the 22nd Conference of the Society for International Technology and Teacher Education in Nashville, Tennesse.
  • BSU 2010 graduate Mark Augustyn and Dr. Kathryn Shafer presented "3-D Modeling with Google SketchUp," at the Annual Meeting of the Nation Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
  • Dr. Annette Ricks Leitze and Dr. Oliver F. Jenkins presented "A Professional Collaboration Model Furthering Grades K-8 Problem Solving Instruction," at the Annual Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
  • BSU 2010 graduate Paula L. Keesling and Dr. Annette Ricks Leitze presented "Steers Need Hay for the Winter:  Engaging Student with Engaging Problems," at the Annual Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and at the Indiana Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference in Indianapolis, IN.
  • Dr. Annette Ricks Leitze participated in a panel presentation at the Emerging Media Initiative Faculty Symposium disucssing, "Delivering Mathematics Instruction Online:  Is Teaching Quality Compromised?"
  • C. Gary Dean presented "Hierarchial Credibility" at the CNA Actuarial Learning Conference in Chicago, IL
  • C. Gary Dean presented "Predictive Analytics and Generalized LInear Models" at Cincinnati Financial in Cincinnati, OH.
  • C. Gary Dean conducted a webinar, "Copulas and Their Applications:  Part II" for the Casualty Actuary Society.
  • C. Gary Dean hosted a roundtabel session, "Tail Risk, Systemic Risk and Copulas" at the Casulty Actuary Society Spring Meeting.
  • Dr. Hanspeter Fischer presented "Generalized  Cayley graphs for fundamental groups of one-dimensional spaces" at the Workshop of Wild Spaces and Fractals, in Strobl, Austria.  In addition he presented the same talk at the Dubrovnik VII-Geometric Topology Conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia.
  • Dr. Annette Ricks Leitze & 17 Graduate Students presented, "Raise Your Students' Problem-Solving Skills," at the Indiana Countil of Teachers of Mathematics Conference In Indianapolis, IN.
  • Dr. Kathryn Shafer, Mark Pinkerton (Formed BSU Student) and Angela Greene (Current BSU Student) presented a series of Webinars for Key Curriculum Press. Titles included, "Mean Absolute Deviation", "Scatterplots & Rate of Change," and "Formulas and Proportional Relationships."
  • Dr. Michael Karls presented, "Modeling a Diving Board" at the MAA Math Fest in Lexington, KY.
  • Dr. Munni Begum presented "Women & Divsersity:  Barriers & Possibilities," at the Ball State University Diversity Seminar in November.

Faulty members publications.

  • Professor Emeritus, T.K. Puttaswamy published book, "Mathematical Achievements of Pre-Modern Indian Mathematicians."
  • D. Van Deventer, R. Jarrow, S. Klein & Rich Owens article, "Credit Risk Modeling Techniques For Life Insurers."
  • Dale Umbach & S. Jammalamadaka article, "On Introducing Asymmetry Into Circular Distributions."
  • Rich Stankewitz article, "Density of Repelling Fixed Points In The Julia Set Of A Rational Or Entire Semigroup, II."
  • L.E. Neel-Romine, S. Paul & K.G. Shafer, article, "Get To Know A Circle."
  • Vania Mascioni article, "A Note on Stolarsky, Arithmetic and Logarithmic Means."
  • Vania Mascioni article, "An Inquality For The Binary Entropy Function and An Application To Binomial Coefficients."
  • John Lorch article, "Magic Squares and Sudoku."
  • A.R. Leitze, P. Cintas, E.L. Granger, L. Knauff, D. Lamb, J.A. Morrow & H.D. Wells article, "Math By The Month:  Be A Math Sport."
  • D. Fried, S.M. Marotta, Rich Stankewitz article, "Complex Dynamics of Mobius Semigroups."
  • Hanspeter Fischer & A. Zastrow article, "Combinatorial R-trees as Generalized Cayley Graphs For Fundamental Groups of One-Dimensional Spaces."
  • M.R. Chowdhury & Dale Umbach article, "Some Bayesian Analyses of Fecundability."
  • S. Chakraborty, P.J. Hazarika & M.M. Ali article, "A New Skew Logistic Distribution and its Properties."
  • Ralph Bremigan article, "Real Moment Map and Hyperkaehler Geometry Techniques:  The Cotangent Bundle to the 2-Sphere and SL(2,C)-Adjoint Orbits."
  • A.S.M.A. Mamun, A.G. Hussin, Y.Z. Zubairi, and A.H.M.R. Imon article, "A Nonparametric Robust Estimator for Slope of Linear Structural Relationship Model."
  • Sohel Rana, Habshah Midi, and A.H.M.R. Imon article, "Robust Wild Bootstrap for Stabilizing the Variance of Parameter Estimates in Heteroscedastic Regression Models in the Presence of Outliers."
  • A.H.M. Rahmatullah Imon, Manos C. Roy & SK. Bhattacharjee article, "Prediction of Rainfall Using Logistic Regression" appeared in the Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operations Research (PJSOR) special volume in honor of Professor Mir Masoom Ali.
  • Arezoo Bagheri, M. Habshah & R.H.M.R. Imon article, "A Novel Collinearity - Influential Observation Diagnostic Mearsure Based on a Group Deletion Approach" appeared in Communciations in Statistics - Simulation and Computation.
  • Dr. Sheryl L. Stump's article, "Patterns to Develop Algebraic Reasoning" appeared in Teaching Children Mathematics.
  • A.A.M Nurunnabi, A.H.M. Rahmatullah Imon, and M. Nasser's article "A Diagnostic Measure for Influential Observations in Linear Regression" appeared in Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods.
  • Dr. Dale Umbach and Sreenivas Arao Jammalamadaka's article "Some moment properties of skew-symmetric circular distributions" appeared in METRON International Journal of Statistics.
  • Elizabeth G. Bremigan, Dr. Ralph Bremigan and Dr. John Lorch's book, "Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers," was published by the Mathematical Association of America.
  • A.A.M. Nurunnabi, A.H.M. Rahmatullah Imon, A.B.M. Shawkat Ali, and Mohammed Wasser's chapter, "Outlier Detection in Linear Regression," appeared in the book, Computational Modeling and Simulation of Intellect:  Current State anf Future Perspectives, publilshed by IGI Global.
  • Dr. Ahmed Mohammed and Tilak Bhattacharya's article "On Solution to Dirichlet Problems Involving the Infinity-Laplacian," appeared in Advances in Calculus of Variations."
  • Dr. Ahmed Mohammed & Seid Mohammed's article "On Boundary Blow-Up Solutions to Equations Involving the oo-Laplacian," appeared in Nonlinear Analysis.
  • Dr. Ahmed Mohammed and Seid Mohammed's article "Boundary Blow-Up Solutions to Degenerate Elliptic Equations with Non-monotone Inhomogeneous Terms".
  • Dr. Ahmed Mohammed and Tilak Bhattacharya's article "Inhomogeneous Dirichlet Problems Involving the Infinity-Laplacian".
  • Dr. Kathryn Shafer, Gina Severt & Zachary A. Olson's article "Sketching Up the Digital Duck," appeared in Mathematics Teacher.
  • Dr. Richard Stankewtiz and Hiroki Sumi's article "Dynamical Prooperties and Structure of Julia Sets fo Postcritically Bounded Polynomial Semi Groups," appeared in Transactions of the American Mathematical Society.
  • Dr. Munni Begum's article "On the Time-To-Event Analysis in PK/PD Modeling", appeared in the Journal of Applied Statistical Science.