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Professor Floyd B. Hanson
Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
Please use email.
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 Hanson's Office:
No Personal Office.
 Department Office:
322 SEO,
13129963041 (Email is Preferred and Reliable)
Erdös Number: 3
Courses:
Fall 2005  WhenEver:
 Unbounded Research Sabbatical
 Office Hours: None, except Fall 2006 and Spring 2008.
 Classes: None, except Fall 2006, Spring 2008, Winter 2009.
Winter Quarter 2010, Visiting Professor,
UChicago:
 FINM 331/STAT 339 Financial Data Analysis: 6:30pm9:30pm, Mondays,
Ryerson 251,
 Office Hours: Please make arrangements by
Autumn Quarter 2009, Visiting Professor,
UChicago:
 FINM 345/STAT 390 Stochastic Calculus, 6:30pm9:30pm, Mondays, Kent 120,
except weeks 34 when in Singapore for 2 Lectures.
 Office Hours: Please use
Winter Quarter 2009, Visiting Professor, UChicago:
 FINM 331/STAT 339 Financial Data Analysis: 6:30pm9:30pm, Mondays,
Ryerson 251,
except weeks 34 when in Singapore for 2 Lectures.
 Office Hours: Please make arrangements by
 Email, Appointment or 4:00pm, Mondays, Eckhart Lounge or Lab,
except for weeks 34.
Spring 2008 Special Teaching Schedule:
 Math 586 Computational Finance: 1pm1:50pm, MWF 315 BSB
 Office Hours: Please make arrangements by
 Email, Appointment, or immediately after class outside 315 BSB.
Fall 2006 Special Teaching Schedule:
 Math 574 Applied Stochastic Optimal Control: 4pm  4:50+pm, M W F,
205 LH
 Office Hours: Please make arrangements for
 3:353:50PM MWF 507 SEO
AND/OR
 4:505:25PM MWF 205 LH
Spring 2005 Schedule:
 Math 574 Applied Stochastic Optimal Control: 2pm  2:50+pm, M W F,
208 TH
 Office Hours: 11:50pm, M W F, 718 SEO
Fall 2004 Schedule:
 MCS 507 "MISI Software": 2:00pm, MWF, 300 2TH, 12366
 MCS 471 Numerical Analysis: 3:00pm, MWF, E112 2LCE,
12362(U)/20463(G)
 Office Hours: 11:50pm, MWF, 718 SEO
Spring 2004 Schedule:
 MCS 571 Numerical Methods for PDEs: 2:00pm, MWF, 216 TH, 06967
 Office Hours: 11:50pm, M W F, 718 SEO
Fall 2003 Schedule:
 Math 574 Applied Stochastic Optimal Control: 1pm  1:50+pm, M W F,
121 TH
 MCS 507 Mathematical, Statistical and Scientific Software: 3:00pm 
4:30pm, M W, 216 TH
 Office Hours: 3+pm4:15pm, M W, 718 SEO
Spring 2003 Schedule:
 MCS 572 Introduction to Supercomputing: 3:00pm  4:30pm, M W, 304 LH
 Office Hours: 1:35pm2:50pm, M W, 718 SEO
Fall 2002 Schedule:
 MCS 507 Mathematical, Statistical and Scientific Software: 3:00pm 
 Office Hours: 3+pm4:15pm, M W, 718 SEO
4:30pm, M W, 208 TH
Spring 2002 Schedule:
 Sabbatical for Research (No Classes):
 Office Hours: None.
Fall 2001 Schedule:
 MCS 571 Numerical Methods for PDE: 1pm  1:50+pm, M W F, 316 TH
 MCS 507 Mathematical, Statistical and Scientific Software: 4:00pm 
5:30pm, M W, 215 TH
 Office Hours: 3+pm4:15pm, M W, 718 SEO
Education:
Ph.D. in Fluid Dynamics
 Brown University in Providence, RI, June 1968
 Title of Thesis: Kinetic Models for a Polyatomic Gas and the
Propagation of Sound in Rarefied Gases (August 1967).
 Thesis Advisor: Theodore F. Morse, with coadvisor Lawrence
Sirovich
M.S. in Fluid Dynamics
 Brown University in Providence, RI, June 1964
 Title of Thesis: A Transcendental Approximation for Laminar
Boundary Layers.
 Thesis Advisor: Peter D. Richardson
B.S. in Engineering Science
Antioch College at Yellow Springs, OH, June 1962
Positions (Brief):
University Illinois at Chicago:
 Professor Emeritus, Department of Mathematics, 16 August 2005.
 Assistant to Full Professor, Department of Mathematics, since
September
1969 to 15 August 2005.
 Associate Director, Laboratory for Advanced Computing, 199015
August 2005.
 Associate Director, Laboratory for Control and Information, 199315
August 2005.
 Associate EditorinChief, Applied and Computational Control,
Signals, and Circuits, Book Series, Birkhauser Verlag, June
1996present.
University of Chicago:
 Visiting Professor, Financial Mathematics Program, Winter 2009.
Brown University:
 Visiting Professor, Division of Applied Mathematics, Fall 1994.
Cornell University:
 Visiting Faculty, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering,
Spring 1995.
Argonne National Laboratory:
 Faculty Research Participant, Mathematics and Computer Sciences
Division,
Advanced Computing Research Facility,
Summers 1985, 1986, 1987.
 Faculty Research Leave award, Mathematics and Computer Sciences
Division,
Advanced Computing Research Facility,
FallWinter 19871988.
 Argonne Associate, Mathematics and Computer Sciences Division,
1988present.
Monash University:
 Visiting Appointment, Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
Australia, August 1981.
University of British Columbia:
 Visiting Faculty, Department of Mathematics, 197677 Academic Year.
New York University:
 Associate Research Scientist (Post Doctoral), MagnetoFluidDynamics
Division, Courant Institute of Mathematics Sciences, 19671969.
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