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Yang Yang

Contact

906-487-3039
yyang7@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences

I was born and raised in Tianjin China (a beautiful city 80 miles from Beijing). Before entering college, three excellent teachers, Ms. Hong Liu, Ms. Haiying Wang and Mr. Shengli Duan, raised my interest in the study of mathematics. In 2005, I joined the Department of Modern Mechanics at

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Zhengfu Xu

Zhengfu Xu

PhD, Applied Mathematics, Brown University

Contact

906-487-3332
zhengfux@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Zhengfu received his B.Sc. and M. Sc in Mathematics from the Department of Mathematics at Peking University. Then he went on to the division of applied mathematics at Brown University for his graduate studies.  He got an M.Sc (minor in computer science) and PhD of applied mathematics from Brown

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Melissa S. Keranen

Melissa S. Keranen

PhD, Mathematics, Michigan Technological University

Contact

906-487-2908
msjukuri@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Mathematical Sciences

Melissa Keranen was born and raised in Calumet, MI. She came to Michigan Technological University in 1997 as an undergraduate student, and has been here ever since. In 2006, she accepted a position in the Department of Mathematical Sciences as an Assistant Professor. Her research interests include combinatorial designs

Placement

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