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**Dr. Tin-Yau Tam ****(譚天祐)**

Department Chair and Professor in Mathematics

Department of
Mathematics & Statistics

Auburn University

Office: 221
Parker Hall

Phone: (334) 844-6572

Fax: (334) 844-6555

e-mail: tamtiny@auburn.edu

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Math/Applied math degree
curricula:

Math: Math
BS

Applied Math Options: Actuarial
Science, Applied
Discrete Math, Applied
Math

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**Research interests:** Matrix theory and Lie
groups/algebras, Multilinear algebra, Numerical range, Operator theory and
their applications.

I am on the editorial broad of

- Linear and Multilinear Algebra
- Electronic Journal of
Linear Algebra
- Special Matrices
- PROYECCIONES
Revista de Matematica
- Editor-in-Chief
of Alabama Journal of Mathematics

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Recent conferences organized:

- Co-organizer
of the 6th International
Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications (ICMAA), Duy Tan
University, Vietnam, June 14-18, 2017. Mirror site
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee, 2017
International Workshop on Matrix Inequalities and Matrix Equations,
Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, June 6-8, 2017.
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee, 2016
International Workshop on Matrix Inequalities and Matrix Equations,
Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, June 8-10, 2016.
- Co-organizer
of the 2016
Southern Regional Algebra Conference (SRAC), Auburn University,
Auburn, March 18-20, 2016.
- Co-organizer
of the 5th
International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications, Nova
Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, December 18-20,
2015.
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee, 2015
International Workshop on Matrix Inequalities and Matrix Equations,
Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, June 28-30, 2015.
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee of the 2014
Shanghai International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications
(SICMAA2014), Shanghai University, Shanghai, China, December 14-16,
2014.
- Organizer
(with Natalia Bebiano) of the ILAS 2014 Minisymposium "Inequalities
in Matrix, Operators, and Lie Groups", Seoul, South Korea, August
6-8, 2014.
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee of Karatekin Mathematics Days, Turkey, June 11-13,
2014.
- Organizing
(Scientific) Committee of 2013
Shanghai International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications
(SICMAA2013), Shanghai, China, December 27-29, 2013, in honor of the
80th birthday of Professor Er-xiong Jiang.
- Organizing
Committee 4th International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications,
Konya, Turkey, July 2-5, 2013.
- The 18th International Linear Algebra Society
(ILAS) meeting, Providence, RI, USA, June 3-7, 2013.

I serve as a Scientific
Committee Member of the International
Research Center on Tensor and Matrix Theory of Shanghai University. I
served on the Board of Directors of the International Linear Algebra Society (ILAS) 2010-2013.

Plenary speaker of

- The 4th
International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications, Selcuk
University, Konya, Turkey, July 2-5, 2013.
- The 2013
Shanghai International Conference on Matrix Analysis and Applications
(SICMAA2013), Shanghai, China, December 27-29, 2013
- ILAS 2014,
Seoul, KOREA, August 6-9, 2014.
- Conference
on Linear Algebra and Discrete Mathematics, University of Tennessee at
Chattanooga (in honor of the retirement of Professor Ron Smith), March
5-6, 2016.

**Where are my PhD
graduates/students:**

- Daryl
Granario (Ph.D. student, 2015-present).
- Luyining
(Elaine) Gan (Ph.D. student, 2015-present).
- Sima Ahsani
(Ph.D. student, 2012-present).
- Jianzhen
(Jason) Liu (Ph.D. student 2012-present).
- Zachary
Savery (Ph.D. in Mathematics 2016).
- Mary Clair
Thompson (Ph.D. in Mathematics 2013) Visiting Assitant Professor,
Lafayette College, PA, USA.
- Xuhua Liu
(Ph.D. in Mathematics, 2012), Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee
in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA.
- Wen Yan (Ph.D.
in Mathematics, 2005), Associate Professor, Tuskegee University, Alabama,
USA.
- Charles
Dolberry (Ph.D. in Mathematics, 2002), Associate Professor, School of
Mathematical and Natural Sciences, University of Arkansas-Monticello,
Arkansa, USA.
- William
Chris Hill (Ph.D. in Mathematics, 2001), Assistant Professor, Department
of Mathematics, Middle Georgia State University, Georgia, USA.

Auburn graduate students who
want to take Linear Algebra preliminary exam may find Math 7370-7380
Matrices I & II useful.

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Journal of
Linear and Multilinear Algebra

Journal of Linear Algebra and Its
Applications

Electronic Journal of Linear
Algebra

American Mathematical Society

AMS Mathematics Subject Classification

MathSciNet

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

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