Robert Tubbs

Rob Tubbs

Associate Professor
Ph.D. Penn State, 1981

Office:
Math 251
E-mail:
tubbs@euclid.colorado.edu
Mailing address:
Robert Tubbs
Department of Mathematics
University of Colorado Boulder
Campus Box 395
Boulder, CO 80309-0395
USA
Phone:
303-492-8389
Fax:
303-492-7707

Personal Website:

http://euclid.colorado.edu/~tubbs/

Research
Number Theory, especially Transcendental Number Theory, the Intellectual History of Mathematical Ideas and Mathematics and the Humanities.
Select Publications
  1. "Mathematics in Twentieth-Century Literature and Art:  Content, Form, Meaning," The Johns Hopkins University Press, June  2014.
  2. "Hilbert's Seventh Problem:  Solutions and extensions," (In Press) IMSc Lecture Notes, Chennai, India, 2014.
  3. Well-approximated points on linear extensions of elliptic curves (with Deanna Caveny), Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, vol 138, 2010, pages 2745-2754.
  4. "What is a Number? Mathematical Concepts and Their Origins," The Johns Hopkins University Press, December 2008.
  5. "Making Transcendence Transparent: An intuitive approach to classical transcendental number theory," (with Edward Burger), Springer, 2004.