DORDT COLLEGE

About Me

Tom Clark

Tom Clark
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone: (712) 722-6287
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Education

Ph.D. University of Nebraska, (Mathematics, 2014)

M.S. University of Nebraska (Mathematics, 2010)

M.A. Point Loma Nazarene University (Education, 2007)

B.A. Calvin College (Mathematics and Secondary Education, 2004)

Research Interests

My primary research area is in studying fluid-structure problems using partial differential equations.  In addition I am interested in the mathematical preparation of teachers, especially in view of the the Common Core standards.

Publications

Classifying Polygonal Chains of Six Segments (with Gerard Venema). Journal of Knot Theory and its Ramifications, 13(4) 479-514, 2004.

Courses Taught

Math 153 Calculus II

Math 204 Differential Equations

Math 208 Modern Geometry