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Sam Patterson

William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Mathematics

Carleton College

 

 

Courses:

Fall 2017:        Math  211 Multivariable Calculus   1a

                        Math 295 Differential Forms   3a

             

Winter 2018:   Math 232 Linear Algebra  2a

                        Math 241 Ordinary Differential Equations  4a

                       

Spring 2018:    Sabbatical leave

                                   

Research Activities: 

Differentiable Dynamical Systems, especially homoclinic phenomena in three and higher dimensions

Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Neuroscience

 

Mathematical Ancestry:

Patterson < Newhouse < Smale < Bott < Duffin < Bourgin < Birkhoff < E.H. Moore < H.A. Newton < Chasles < Poisson < Lagrange < Euler < Bernoulli (2) < Leibniz

Family Ancestry (one of 16,384 branches):

Patterson (2) < Worthington < Dew (2) < Wallace (6) < Campbell < Drummond < Stewart < James IV of Scotland

 

 

 


Sam Patterson,
Department of Mathematics,
Carleton College,
Northfield, MN 55057
507.222.4363
spatters@carleton.edu