My Home Page: S. S. de Silva
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Courses I Teach (*=This Semester)

   Math 109: Applied Calculus  
   Math 112: Finite Mathematics
   Math 127: PreCalculus
   Math 128: Calculus
   Math 129: Calculus 2
   Math 130: Matrix Algebra
  
Math 115: Applied Discrete Mathematics
  
Math 216: Discrete Mathematics
   Math 238: Multivariable Calculus
   Math 330: Geometry
   Math 234: Foundations
   Math 231: Differential Equations
   Math 321: Numerical Analysis
   Math 432: Real Analysis

 

Links to Useful Sites

Here are some sites I have found useful:

Dr Math, at the Drexel Math Forum site
MAA, the Mathematical Association of America
AMS, the American Mathematical Society
NCTM, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
PCTM, the Pennsylvania affiliate of NCTM

Here are some sites I just enjoy visiting:

Classical Net, Dave Lampson's Classical Music page
Kappa Mu Epsilon (nothing really exciting here at the moment)
 
 
My Background

I was raised in Sri Lanka, 
attended Wesley College, Colombo, 
and St. Sylvester's College, Kandy.
I earned a B.Sc. in mathematics from Peradeniya University,
M.A. and Ph.D. in mathematics at the University of Pittsburgh,
and have taught at Lycoming since 1983

 

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