Current and Former Ph.D. students of
George E.
Andrews
Evan Pugh Professor of Mathematics
at the
Pennsylvania State University
Above photo by Leia Sills, May 5, 2002
Graduated Ph. D. Students:

David J. DeVries,
Ph.D., Penn State, Aug. 1969. Thesis: "Lattices of Equivalence Relations
and Generalized Primes." Professor Emeritus of
Mathematics,
Georgia
College & State University.

Edward Parberry, Ph.D., Penn State, Nov. 1969.
Thesis: "On a Partition Function Related to the Theorem of Schur."

MingPo Chen, Ph.D., Penn State, May 1972.
Thesis: "Asymptotic Theorems in Partition Theory."

Doris Jean Mitchell, Ph.D., Penn State, May 1972.
Thesis: "Generating Functions for Various Sets of Solid Partitions."

Willard
Connor, Ph.D., Penn State, Aug. 1972.
Thesis: "Partition Theorems Related to Some Identities of Rogers and
Watson." Currently Associate Professor of
Mathematics, Robert Morris University

Margret
F. Kothmann, Ph.D., Penn State, May 1977.
Thesis: "On the Ranks of Partitions." Currently on the faculty of the
Department
of Math, Stats and CS, University
of WisconsinStout

Kevin W. J. Kadell,
Ph.D., Penn State, Nov. 1979.
Thesis: "Generalizations of Basic Hypergeometric Series." Currently
Professor of Mathematics,
Arizona
State University

Michael
D. Hirschhorn, Ph.D.,University of New South Wales, 1980.
Thesis: "Developments in the Theory of Partitions." Currently
Senior Lecturer, School of Mathematics,
University
of New South Wales.

Louis
W. Kolitsch, Ph.D., Penn State, May 1985.
Thesis: "Some Analytic and Arithemtic Properties of Generalized Frobenius
Partitions." Currently Professor of
Mathematics,
University
of Tennessee at Martin.

Francis G. Garvan,
Ph.D., Penn State, Jan. 1986. Thesis: "Generalizations of
Dyson's Rank." Currently Professor of
Mathematics,
University
of Florida

Nicolas SantaGadea, Ph.D., Penn State, Dec. 1990,
Thesis: "On the Rank and the Crank Moduli 8, 9, and 12"

Scott P. Stevens
,
(co advisee of Torrence D. Parson and George Andrews),
Ph.D., Penn State, Dec. 1988,
Thesis: "GroupAction Graphs and Ramsey Graph Theory: Investigating
the Ramsey Numbers R(K_{1,n},K_{k,m}) and
R(K_{1,n},B_{k,m})." Professor of Computer Information
Systems and Management Science, James Madison University.

José Plínio
de Oliviera Santos, Ph.D., Penn State, 1991.
Thesis: "Computer Algebra and Identities of the RogersRamanujan Type."
Depto. de Matemática
Aplicada, Universidade Estadual
de Campinas.

KuoJye Chen
, Ph.D., Penn State, Aug. 1992.
Thesis: "An Asymptotic Formula in Partition Theory."
Currently
at the Department of Mathematics,
National Changhua University of
Education, Taiwan.

Garth Payne, Ph.D., Penn State, Dec. 1997.
Thesis: "Multivariate Hypergeometric Terms."

Jeremy Lovejoy,
(coadvisee of Ken Ono and
George Andrews) Ph.D., Penn State, May 2000.
Thesis: "Arithmetic of Partition Functions."
CR2, CNRS, LIAFA Université Paris VII

Andrew V. Sills,
Ph.D., (coadvisee of George Andrews and Avinash Sathaye)
University of Kentucky,
May 2002.
Thesis: "Computer Assisted Explorations of RogersRamanujan Type
Identities." Associate Professor of
Mathematics, Georgia Southern University.

Augustine Munagi
, Ph.D., University of Lagos (Nigeria), 2005. Thesis:
"Restricted Partition Formulas, qPartial Fractions
and the Rademacher Conjecture."
Currently Associate Professor of Mathematics
School of Mathematics,
University of Witwatersrand,
Johannesburg, South Africa

William Keith,
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State
University, May 2007. Thesis title: "Rank of partitions and degree symbols."
Senior Lecturer, Drexel University

Michael J. Rowell, (coadvisee of Ae Ja Yee and George Andrews)
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, May 2007. Thesis title: "The Bailey
transform and conjugate Bailey pairs."
Assistant Professor, Pacific University.

Kagan Kursungoz, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, May 2009.
Thesis title: "Parity considerations in AndrewsGordon identities and the Kmarked Durfee symbols"

Brandt Kronholm
, (coadvisee of George Andrews and Antun Milas) Ph.D.,
SUNY Albany, May 2010. Thesis title: "On
Congruence Properties of p(n,m)."

Heiko Todt, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2011.
Thesis title: "Asymptotics of Partition Functions."

Shishuo Fu, (coadvisee of George Andrews and Ae Ja Yee)
Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University, 2011.
Thesis title: "Bijective methods and combinatorial studies of problems in partition theory and related areas."
Current PhD students:
Photo by James Sellers, taken on December 7, 2008 at the conclusion of
George Andrews' 70th birthday conference
(lr) Shinshuo, Heiko, William, Kagan, Louis, George, Mike H., Brandt,
Mike R., Frank, Drew, Plinio. Jeremy is visible only from the nose up
behind George.
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