University of Connecticut
Department of Mathematics

Sarah Glaz

Sarah Glaz

Professor  
 
Department of Mathematics 
University of Connecticut 
Storrs, CT 06269-3009 

Office: MSB 202
Telephone: (860) 486-9153
Fax: (860) 346-5284 

email: glaz@math.uconn.edux
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Ph.D. 1977        Rutgers University
B.A. 1972         Tel Aviv University
Place of Birth    Bucharest, Romania


Teaching:
  
 
ball  Undergraduate Resources: Math Links for Information and Fun
                                                                                                                                           


Math 1011Q: Introductory College Algebra and Mathematical Modeling
Faculty Contact Webpage - Fall 2014

ball   Fall 2014 Course Webpages:      Math 5020: Introduction to Commutative Algebra - Fall 2014
                                                         Math 2720W: History of Mathematics - Fall 2014  

green   Selected Past Course Webpages:  Math 2210, sections 001 and 005: Applied Linear Algebra - Spring 2014                      
                                                            Math 321: Introduction to Homological Algebra - Spring 2008
                                                            Math 2110: Multivariable Calculus - Fall 2010
                                                            Math 108QC: Mathematical Modeling in the Environment - Spring 2007                                            
                                                          
ball   2007  University Teaching Fellow

ball   2004  UConn AAUP Excellence in Teaching Innovation Award

ball   Math Poems by Students (Arcadia University, November 2013)


Research:

ball  Research Interests:
         Commutative Algebra, Homological Algebra: Non-Noetherian Ring Theory: Coherent and Related Rings; Noetherian Ring Theory: Cohen-Macauley and Related Rings
         Mathematics Education: Teaching, Learning, and Teacher Training, Poetry and Art in the Math Classroom

ball  Google Scholar Citation Profile

green ball   Mathematics in Poetry by Stephen Ornes
     Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS) 111, 1225, January 28, 2014

ball   BRIDGES CONFERENCES
         Scientific Committee Member and Special Event Coordinator:
         Mathematical Poetry at Bridges

ball  AGAMOCR 2007, University of Connecticut, June 11-15, 2007

green  Journal editorships:
         Editorial Board Member: International Electronic Journal of Algebra (IEJA) 
         Associate Editor: Journal of Mathematics and the Arts (JMA)                                                      

ball  Curriculum Vitae and Publications

ball  Commutative Algebra and Other Research Links

ball  My Ph.D. Students:
        Su Liang - graduated in August 2010
        Ryan Schwarz - graduated in August 2011


Books:

CommutativeRingsIntegerValuedPolynomialsAndPolynomialFunctions  
Commutative Algebra:
   Recent Advances in Commutative Rings, Integer-Valued Polynomials and Polynomial Functions
   Editors: Marco Fontana, Sophie Frisch and Sarah Glaz
   Springer, 2014 (to appear)

Bridges2013PoetryAnthology    Bridges 2013 Poetry Anthology
    Editor: Sarah Glaz
    Tessellations Publishing, 2013
    More information and sample poems 

StrangeAttractors     Strange Attractors: 
     Poems of Love and Mathematics
     Editors: Sarah Glaz and JoAnne Growney
     CRC Press / A K Peters, 2008
                  More information and sample poems

MultiplicativeIdealTheoryInCommutativeAlgebra     Multiplicative Ideal Theory in Commutative Algebra:
     a tribute to the work of Robert Gilmer                                
     Editors:  James Brewer, Sarah Glaz, William Heinzer and Bruce Olberding
     Springer, 2006

NonNoetherianCommutativeRingTheory      Non-Noetherian Commutative Ring Theory
     Editors:  Scott Chapman and Sarah Glaz
     MAIA 520, Springer / Kluwer, 2000


CommutativeCoherentRings    Commutative Coherent Rings
    Sarah  Glaz
    Lecture Notes in Mathematics 137, Springer-Verlag, 1989
    Reprinted by Springer, 2007.
                 Available online at:  Springerlink.com
                 Review:  Math Reviews 90f:13001


Selected Articles (after 2000):

ball  Paul-Jean Cahen, Marco Fontana, Sophie Frisch and Sarah Glaz, Open Problems in Commutative Ring Theory, Commutative Algebra: Recent Advances in Commutative Rings,
    Integer-Valued Polynomials and Polynomial Functions, Springer, to appear
green ball  Sarah Glaz, Ode to Prime Numbers, American Scientist 101, 246-250, 2013
    Ode to Prime Numbers (the online version at the American Scientist website)
ball  Ryan Schwarz and Sarah Glaz, Commutative Group Rings with von Neumann Regular Total Rings of Quotients,  Journal of Algebra 388, 287-293, 2013
ball  Sarah Glaz, Mathematical Ideas in Ancient Indian Poetry, Proceedings of Bridges Enschede, 27-34, 2013
ball  Su Liang, Sarah Glaz, Thomas DeFranco, Charles Vinsonhaler, Robin Grenier and Fabiana Cardetti,
     An Examination of the Preparation and Practice of Grades 7-12 Mathematics Teachers from the Shandong Province in China
, Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education 16, 149-160, 2013 
green ball  Su Liang, Sarah Glaz and Thomas DeFranco, Investigating Characteristics of Award-Winning Grades 7-12 Mathematics Teachers from the Shandong Province in China, Current Issues in Education 15, 2012 (online)
greenball  Sarah Glaz, Mathematical Pattern Poetry, Proceedings of Bridges Towson, 65-72, 2012
ball  Sarah Glaz and Ryan Schwarz, Finiteness and Homological Conditions in Commutative Group Rings, Progress in Commutative Algebra2, De Gruyter, 129-143, 2012
ball  Sarah Glaz, Poetry Inspired by Mathematics: a Brief Journey through History, Journal of Mathematics and the Arts 5, 171-183, 2011
ball  Sarah Glaz, The Poetry of Prime Numbers, Proceedings of Bridges Coimbra, 17-24, 2011
ball  Sarah Glaz and Ryan Schwarz, Prüfer Conditions in Commutative Rings, The Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering 36, 967-983, 2011
ball  Sarah Glaz, The Enigmatic Number e: A History in Verse and its Uses in the Mathematics Classroom, MAA Loci: Convergence, April 10,  2010
ball  Sarah Glaz, Poetry Inspired by Mathematics, Proceedings of Bridges Pecs, 35 - 43, 2010
ball  Sarah Glaz and Su Liang, Modeling with Poetry in an Introductory College Algebra Course and Beyond, Journal of Mathematics and the Arts 3, 123-133, 2009
ball  Silvana Bazzoni and Sarah Glaz, The Gaussian Properties of Total Rings of Quotients, Journal of Algebra 310, 180-193, 2007
ball  Silvana Bazzoni and Sarah Glaz, Prüfer Rings,  Multiplicative Ideal Theory in Commutative Algebra, Springer, 55-72, 2006
ball  Sarah Glaz, The Weak Dimensions of Gaussian Rings, Proceedings of the American Math. Society 133, 2507-2513, 2005
ball  Sarah Glaz, Prüfer Conditions in Rings With Zero-Divisors,  CRC Press Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Math. 241, 272-282, 2005
ball  Sarah Glaz, Controlling the Zero-Divisors of a Commutative Ring, Marcel Dekker Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Math. 231, 191-212, 2002
ball  Sarah Glaz, Homological Characterizations of Rings: The Commutative Case, The Concise Handbook of Algebra, Kluwer, 505-508, 2002
ball  Sarah Glaz, Finite Conductor Properties of R(X) and R<X>, Marcel Dekker Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Math. 220, 231-250, 2001
ball  Alberto Corso and Sarah Glaz, Gaussian Ideals and Dedekind-Mertens Lemma, Marcel Dekker Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Math. 217, 131-144, 2001
ball  Sarah Glaz, Finite Conductor Rings, Proceedings of the American Math. Society 129, 2833-2843, 2001


Selected Poems (after 2000):

ball   Mathematical Modeling, London Grip, New Poetry: Winter 2013
ball   A Pantoum for the Power of Theorems, Intersections -- Poetry with Mathematics, March 18, 2013
ball   I am a number (II),  Talking Writing, February 17, 2012
ball   I am a number,  The Journal of Humanistic Mathematics 1(2), 113-114, 2011
                                An unusual collaboration: Poem jewelry by Sandi Nenga
ball  13 January 2009,   Recursive Angel, May/June Issue, 2011
ball  Ghazal: Resonant Air,  The Ghazal Page, December Solstice Issue 2, 2010
ball  The Enigmatic Number e,  MAA Loci: Convergence, 2010
ball  Calculus, Humanistic Mathematics Network Journal 26, 30-31, 2002


coolbook Last Modified: Spring 2014, Sarah Glaz