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...I hold a degree in Physics from Grinnell College and served as the lead author for two editions of a Differential Equations solutions manual. I achieved a 100% (unweighted) average in my college DiffEq course as well, and look forward to discussing the wonderful world of eigenvalues and boundary... (read more)
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I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed... (read more)