Dr. Gordon Swain presents at conference

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 16:42 -- admin

Dr. Gordon Swain, professor of Mathematics, attended the Fall Meeting of the Eastern Section of the American Mathematical Society held at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, on September 24-25. 

In addition to attending special sessions, he presented a paper titled, "Thabit ibn Qurra, Archimedes, and the Parabola" that compared methods for finding the quadrature of the parabola in the 3rd century BC and the 9th century AD.

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