Last updated on June 30, 2014.

Dr. Tin-Yau Tam (譚天祐)
Chair and Lloyd and Sandra Nix 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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Research interests: Matrix theory and Lie groups/algebras, Multilinear algebra, Numerical range, Operator theory and their applications.

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I also served on the Board of Directors of the International Linear Algebra Society (ILAS) 2010-2013.

Plenary speaker of ILAS 2014 which is one of the main satellite conferences of ICM 2014 at COEX, Seoul, KOREA.

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


Some mathematical websites:
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Mathematics Genealogy
Journal of Linear and Multilinear Algebra
Journal of Linear Algebra and Its Applications
American Mathematical Society
AMS Mathematics Subject Classification
MathSciNet
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics


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