Professor I & Department Chair

Faculty

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

**Field of Specialization: Algebra and Number Theory**

## Courses Taught

Math for Liberal Arts Students, College Algebra, Precalculus, Basic Calculus, Calculus I, II, III, Honors Calculus I, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus I,II, Elementary Differential Equations, Probability and Statistics, Introduction to Differential Geometry, Abstract Algebra II, Topology I, Applied Math II, Numerical Analysis

## Education

Ph.D., University of Washington at Seattle: Algebra and Number Theory

## Publications

**Books: An Introduction to Rota-Baxter Algebra,**High Education Press (Beijing) and International Press (Boston), in press.Generalizations of the classical Yang-Baxter equation and O-operators (with C. Bai and X. Ni),

*J. Math. Phys***52**(2011) 063515Shuffle relation of fractions from multiple zeta values and their product formula (with B. Xie),

*Ramanujan Jour.***25**(2011) 307-317.Nonabelian generalized Lax pairs, the classical Yang-Baxter equation and PostLie algebras, (with C. Bai and X. Ni),

*Comm. Math. Phys.***297**(2010) 553-596.WHAT IS a Rota-Baxter algebra,

*Notice of Amer. Math. Soc.***56**(2009), 1436-1437.Renormalization of multiple zeta values, (with Bin Zhang),

*J. Algebra***319**(2008), 3770-3809.