donor3

 

e-chug
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2011 JoomlaWorks Ltd.

Doctor of Philosophy in Applied and Industrial Mathematics

  • Professors: Avramidi, Borchers, Hossain, Stone
  • Associate Professors: Aitbayev, Kerr, Schaffer
  • Assistant Professors: Makhnin, Starrett, Wang
  • Instructors: Ballou, Bukowski
  • Emeritus Faculty: Arterburn, Ball, Dubbs, Sharples, Sherman

Doctor of Philosophy in Applied and Industrial Mathematics

Students of exceptional ability, as demonstrated in a master’s degree program or in previous courses, may pursue a program leading to the doctoral degree. Although the master’s degree is not a requirement for the Ph.D. degree, the experience gained in writing a master’s thesis or independent study project is valuable.

Degree Requirements

Up to 30 hours from a master’s degree, excluding thesis and S/U courses, may be included. Students are normally expected to take MATH 501 and 502 in their first year, and MATH 503 each semester after that.

48 hours of coursework approved by the student’s advisory committee, including:

  • All of the following, if not already taken: MATH 410, 411, 435, 437, 438, 471
  • 500-level MATH courses (30 credit hours) consisting of: MATH 530 (3), 532 (3)
  • Six (6) credit hours of core classes: MATH 511, 535, 538, 539, 577
  • Four or more of the remaining classes are to be additional core classes (above), courses from the list of recommended classes (below) or other classes approved in advance by the student’s committee. Students are strongly encouraged to include MATH 509, Graduate Internship, in their program. Recommended classes: MATH 509, 510, 512, 518, 519, 531, 533, 536, 537, 587 or other
  • 12 hours of upper-division or graduate-level courses from outside the math department
  • Dissertation (24 credit hours): MATH 595 
  • Preliminary exams in differential equations, analysis, and numerical analysis (usually taken in the third semester, or in the second semester for students who already have a master’s degree). Students may, if necessary, repeat one or more exams the following semester. Students who do not receive satisfactory scores after two attempts will not be accepted into the Ph.D. program.

Tech Hosting Petroleum Research Contest

Tech Hosting Petroleum Research Contest

SOCORRO, N.M. January 29, 2015 – The New Mexico Tech student chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers will host the SPE Southwestern North America Regional Student Paper Contest on March 13 and 1...

Santa Fe Event Highlights Graduate Programs in N.M.

Santa Fe Event Highlights Graduate Programs in N.M.

SANTA FE, N.M. January 29, 2015 – New Mexico Tech will be well represented in Santa Fe tomorrow (Friday, Jan. 30), as university educators and students from around New Mexico will hold a special Gradu...

Two Mining Students Win National Scholarships

Two Mining Students Win National Scholarships

SOCORRO, N.M. January 23, 2015 – Two New Mexico Tech students in the Mineral Engineering Department won competitive scholarships from the SME: The Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. ...

Three Students Win Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

Three Students Win Space Grant Consortium Scholarships

SOCORRO, N.M. January 22, 2015 – Two graduate students and an undergrad won scholarships for their research projects from the New Mexico Space Grant Consortium. James Price, a master’s student in p...

Career Fair Week Has Something For Every Student

Career Fair Week Has Something For Every Student

SOCORRO, N.M. January 13, 2015 – The Spring 2015 Career Fair is shaping up to be another excellent opportunity for Tech students to explore jobs, graduate schools and internship options. ...

Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2011 JoomlaWorks Ltd.