Mark A. Miller
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Selby 232D
Marietta College
Marietta, OH 45750
7403764811
millerr@marietta.edu
Stanfest 2007: Generalized
Quadrangles, Ovals, and Related Structures  A Conference Honoring
Stanley E. Payne
Professional Societies:
Professional Interests:

Finite Geometry

Combinatorics

Using Mathematica in the Classroom
Teaching:
MATH 113 
Mathematics for Elementary
Teachers 
MATH 118 
Excursions in Mathematics 
MATH 121 
Precalculus Mathematics 
MATH 125 
Calculus I 
MATH 304 
Linear Algebra 
MATH 346 
Concepts of Geometry 
MATH 351 
Advanced Calculus 
Papers:
 Sparse domination of (t,k)prisms, Bulletin of the Institute of Combinatorics
and its Applications (to appear)
 Finite thinking in an infinite world, Bulletin of the
Institute of Combinatorics
and its Applications, 36 (2002), 103108.

Spreads and ovoids of generalized quadrangles of order (s, s + 2), Congressus
Numerantium, 146 (2000), 125130.

Generalized
Quadrangles of Order (s, t) with st = 2  Doctoral dissertation
(1999)

Collineations and characterizations of generalized quadrangles of order
(q+1, q1), Rendiconti del Circolo Matematic di Palermo, Serie II,
Suppl. 53:137166 (1998) with S. E. Payne.
Conference Presentations:
 Sparse domination of (t,k)prisms, Rocky Mountain Discrete Mathematics Days,
Colorado Springs, Colorado (2004)
 Affine Arithmetic in Generalized Quadrangles, Fifteenth
Cumberland Conference
on Combinatorics, Graph Theory, and Computing, Oxford, Mississippi
(2002)

Normal Ovoids and Affine Planes associated with Generalized Quadrangles
of Order (s, s2), Finite Simple Groups, Geometries, Buildings, and
Related Topics Conference in Honor of Ernest Shult, Manhattan,
Kansas
(2001)

Mathematica, Matrices, and the Mind, Mathematical Association of
America
 Ohio Section Meeting, Springfield, Ohio (2000)

Spreads and Ovoids of Generalized Quadrangles of Order (s, s + 2), ThirtyFirst
Southeastern International Conference on Combinatorics, Graph Theory,
and
Computing, Boca Raton, Florida (2000)

Finite Thinking in an Infinite World, Mathematical Association of
America
 Ohio Section Meeting, Wooster, Ohio (1999)

Generalized Quadrangles with Parameters (q+1, q1), q = 2^{e},
American
Mathematical Society  Central Section Spring Meeting, Special
Session
in Groups and Geometry, Manhattan, Kansas (1998)

Life Without Triangles, Mathematical Association of America  Rocky
Mountain Section Meeting, Denver, Colorado (1997)