Sanjeev Seahra (Director of AARMS)

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of New Brunswick (Fredericton)

Dr. Seahra obtained his PhD in Theoretical Physics from the University of Waterloo in 2003 and held NSERC and PPARC postdoctoral fellowships at the University of Portsmouth in the United Kingdom.  He is an affiliate member of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics and his research interests include general relativity, cosmology and quantum gravity.

Tim Alderson

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of New Brunswick (Saint John)

Dr. Alderson received his PhD in Pure Mathematics in 2002 from the University of Western Ontario. Since 2000 he has been a faculty member at the University of New Brunswick Saint John. Dr. Alderson has served as an Atlantic Director for the Canadian Mathematical Society, and is a fellow of the Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications.  His research interests are in coding theory, and finite geometries.

Sara Faridi

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Dalhousie University

Professor Faridi's research interests are in Commutative Algebra and Combinatorial Algebra. She received her PhD degree in 2000 at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She then has held postdoctoral and faculty positions at University of Ottawa, University of Quebec at Montreal and George Washington University. She has also been a visiting scholar at Technische Universitaet Darmstadt and MSRI. She serves as the Vice President - Atlantic Provinces, of the Canadian Mathematical Society.

Franklin Mendivil

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Acadia University

Dr. Mendivil received his Ph.D. degree from Georgia Tech in 1996. He then had a postdoctoral position in Applied Math at Waterloo and then an NSF Industrial postdoc joint between Georgia Tech and Iterated Systems, Inc. Since 2000 he has been a faculty member at Acadia University. His research interests are mostly in fractal geometry and applied analysis.

Chunhua Ou

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Memorial University

Dr. Ou received his Ph.D degree from City University of Hong Kong in 2003 and held a postdoctoral position at York University, Canada  during 2003-2005. His research interest is in the area of applied dynamical system and asymptotic analysis.

Nasser Saad

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Prince Edward Island

Dr. Saad received his Ph.D. from Concordia University in 1998 ( Mathematical Physics).  His research is in the area of special functions and their applications in mathematical and theoretical physics; his specialties include the asymptotic iterations method, Heun equation and supersymmetric quantum mechanics.

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