People - Faculty

Steve Batterson

Professor

Office: W416
Phone: 404-727-7923
Email: sb@mathcs.emory.edu

Office Hours:
  • Monday: 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  • Tuesday: 2:30PM - 3:30PM
  • Thursday: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
  • Friday: 1:30PM - 2:30PM
  • by appointment

Teaching:
  • MATH 250 (7) - Foundations of Mathematics TTh 1:00PM - 2:15PM

Research:
  • Dynamical Systems,History of American Mathematics

Recent Publications:
  • "American Mathematics 1890-1913: Catching up to Europe" to appear in Spectrum Book Series of MAA
  • "The Contribution of John Parker, Jr. to American Mathematics", Notices of the AMS, volume 58, no. 2 (2011) pp. 262-273.
  • "Pursuit of Genius: Flexner, Einstein, and the Early Faculty at the Institute for Advanced Study". A K Peters (2006).
  • "Stephen Smale: The Mathematician Who Broke the Dimension Barrier". American Mathematical Society (2000).
  • "The Vision, Insight, and Influence of Oswald Veblen." Notices of the AMS, Volume 54 (2007) pp. 606-618.
  • "The Father of the Father of American Mathematics", Notices of the AMS, volume 55 (2008) pp. 70-83.
  • "Bocher, Osgood, and the Ascendance of American Mathematics at Harvard", Notices of the AMS, volume 56 (2009) pp.916-928.

Education:
  • Ph.D. (1976) Northwestern M.S. (1972) Northwestern B.S. (1971) William and Mary