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Home Sweet Home - The "Berkshire Hills"
Western Massachusetts, USA
 
Professor Raymond F. Tennant, Ph.D.
Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi
Head of Science and Engineering
Professor of Mathematics
PO Box 38044, Reem Island
Abu Dhabi, UAE
 

CURRICULUM VITAE 2014

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Mathematics

         Geometry of Islamic Ornamentation and Architecture

         Medieval construction methods for non-periodic tilings

         Category Theory Methods in Group Theory and Topology

         Mathematical Symmetry and Visual Mathematics

         Ethnomathematics and Cultural/Historical Connections

         Technology, Models, and Simulations for Teaching Mathematics

Higher Education

         Learning Outcomes Based Academic Models

         Program Accreditation and Curriculum Development

         Institutional Governance and Strategic Planning

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Gulf News (UAE) - October 14, 2012

The Ones Who Did Not Run in the Wake of September 11, The National

The National (UAE) - September 5, 2011

The 12th Annual
American University in Dubai
Saturday, April 19, 2014

IMPORTANT DATES

Abstract submission deadline – March 22nd

Notification of acceptance – April 1st

Deadline for Registration - April 12th

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BRIDGES Seoul 2014

Mathematics, Music, Art, Architecture, Music

Gwacheon National Science Museum

Seoul, Korea

 

VIDEO   http://vimeo.com/72215857#t=0

 

August 14-19, 2014
 
Paper Submission Deadlines:
Regular Papers: 1 February 2014
Workshop Papers: 1 March 2014
Short Papers: 15 March 2014
Acceptance Notifications: 30 March 2014
Final Submissions: 30 April 2014
 
For more information:

Selected Publications

(2011) Efficient Approach to Curricula Development in Newly Established Private Universities

(2010) Dyscalculia: More Than a Mathematics Phobia

(2009) Medieval Islamic Architecture, Quasicrystals, and Penrose and Girih Tiles

(2006) Visualizing Mathematics: Imagery Techniques for Learning Abstract Concepts

(2004) Islamic Tilings of the Alhambra Palace: Teaching the Beauty of Mathematics

(2004) Islamic Tilings of the Alhambra Palace: Teaching the Beauty of Mathematics (Arabic Version)

(2003) Islamic Constructions: The Geometry Needed by Craftsmen

(2003) Using History in the Mathematics Classroom: Pythagoras, Quadratics and More

(2003) Using History in the Mathematics Classroom: Pythagoras, Quadratics and More (Arabic Version)

(2002) Subgroup Lattices for Crystallographic Groups

(2002) Interdisciplinary Teaching Strategies in the World of Humniastic Mathematics

(2001) Abstract Construction Projects and the Imagination

SYMMETRY: CULTURE AND SCIENCE, SPECIAL ISSUE

Symmetry in Islamic Art

PUBLISHED 2009 - volume 19, numbers 2-3

LINKS

Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi

ALHOSN University

American Mathematical Society

European Mathematical Society

Mathematical Association of America

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

ISIS - Symmetry

Annual Bridges Conferences