Michael J. Mossinghoff 

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science Office: Chambers 3039
Davidson College Office hours: M 3:00-3:45, TWTh 3:00-4:00
Box 6996 Phone: 704-894-2238
Davidson, NC 28035-6996 Fax: 704-894-2005

My vita is available, and so are titles and abstracts of many mathematical talks of mine.

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Teaching

Research

Selected Publications

Books

Preprints and Recent Reprints of Research Papers (PDF)

  1. Wieferich pairs and Barker sequences, II, LMS J. Comput. Math., to appear. (The final published version will differ slightly from this posted version.) Some data associated with this research are also available.
  2. Negative Pisot and Salem numbers as roots of Newman polynomials (with K. Hare), Rocky Mountain J. Math., to appear.
  3. Between the problems of Pólya and Turán (with T. Trudgian), J. Aust. Math. Soc. 93 (2013), no. 1-2, 157-171.
  4. Sporadic Reinhardt polygons (with K. Hare), Discrete Comput. Geom. 49 (2013), no. 3, 540-557. (The original publication is available at www.springerlink.com.)
  5. The distance to an irreducible polynomial, II (with M. Filaseta), Math. Comp. 81 (2012), no. 279, 1571-1585.
  6. Average Mahler's measure and Lp norms of unimodular polynomials (with K.-K. S. Choi), Pacific J. Math. 252 (2011), no. 1, 31-50.
  7. Enumerating isodiametric and isoperimetric polygons, J. Combin. Theory Ser. A 118 (2011), no. 6, 1801-1815.
  8. The distance to an irreducible polynomial, in Gems in Experimental Mathematics, T. Amdeberhan, L. A. Medina, and V. H. Moll, eds., Contemp. Math. 517, Amer. Math. Soc., 2010.
  9. Heights of roots of polynomials with odd coefficients (with J. Garza, M. I. M. Ishak, C. G. Pinner, and B. Wiles), J. Théor. Nombres Bordeaux 22 (2010), no. 2, 369-381.
  10. Lower bounds for heights in cyclotomic extensions, (with M. I. M. Ishak, C. Pinner, and B. Wiles), J. Number Theory 130 (2010), no. 6, 1408-1424.
  11. Wieferich pairs and Barker sequences, Des. Codes Cryptogr., 53 (2009), no. 3, 149-163. (The original publication is available at www.springerlink.com.) Some data associated with this research are also available.
  12. Lower bounds for Z-numbers (with A. Dubickas), Math. Comp., 78 (2009), no. 267, 1837-1851.
  13. Minimal Mahler measures (with G. Rhin and Q. Wu), Experiment. Math., 17 (2008), no. 4, 451-458.
  14. Sign changes in sums of the Liouville function (with P. Borwein and R. Ferguson), Math. Comp. 77 (2008), no. 263, 1681-1694.
  15. An isodiametric problem for equilateral polygons, in Tapas in Experimental Mathematics, T. Amdeberhan and V. H. Moll, eds., Contemp. Math. 457, Amer. Math. Soc., 2008, pp. 237-252.
  16. Barker sequences and flat polynomials (with P. Borwein), Number Theory and Polynomials (Bristol, U.K., 2006), J. McKee and C. Smyth, eds., London Math. Soc. Lecture Note Ser. 352, Cambridge Univ. Press, 2008.
  17. Slices, slabs, and sections of the unit hypercube (with J.-L. Marichal), Online Journal of Analytic Combinatorics 3 (2008), #1, 11 pp.

Information on published papers, and some more reprints, are available on my vita.

Upcoming Conferences

You can find me at the following upcoming meetings and conferences.


Michael Mossinghoff
mimossinghoff at davidson dot edu

Last modified April 14, 2014.