2020 Halmos Distinguished Visiting Professor
SCU Welcomes Carl Pomerance for Winter 2020.
The Halmos professor for 2020 was Carl Pomerance of Dartmouth University and the University of California at San Diego. Carl is a number theorist and is an emeritus professor at Dartmouth college. Like Tom Banchoff, Carl was the recipient of the Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics.
His public lecture "Is 73 The Best Number?" was given at the MAA Golden Section Meeting at Mills College on February 29, 2020. He also taught a Theory of Numbers course during his time at SCU.