## Richard S. Laugesen

#### Publications

#### Vita

#### Graduate students and Postdocs

#### Recommended reading:

Mathematics for Human Flourishing (farewell address by MAA President Francis Su) andA View of Mathematics from Behind the Veil (by Robin Wilson)

#### Teaching

**Current semester:**

Math 542 Complex Variables

Math 554 Linear Analysis and PDEs (basic info here)

**Previous semesters:**
Math
231 (Fall 2012),
Calculus for Engineers
Math 231 (Fall 2011)
Math 231 (Fall 2010),
Math 285 (Spring 2018),
Math 285 (earlier years)
(and blog on the textbook),
Math 286,
Math 347 Sec. C1,
Math 347 Sec. D1,
Math 425,
Math 441,
Math 442,
Math 461,
Math 488
(Scaling, Self-similarity and Intermediate Asymptotics),
Math 540,
Math 545,
Math 553,
Math 554 (old syllabus),
Math 556,
Math 561,
Math 595 (Frames and Riesz Bases in Harmonic
Analysis), Math 595 (Spectral Theory of Partial Differential Equations),
Math 598 (Preparing Future Mathematicians)

Spring 2013 - Graduate Professional Development Seminar

Book:

**BIG Jobs Guide:** Business, Industry, and Government Careers for
Mathematical Scientists, Statisticians, and Operations Researchers

by Rachel Levy, Richard Laugesen, and Fadil Santosa; SIAM, 2018

Lecture notes: Spectral Theory of PDEs

Lecture notes: Linear Analysis and PDEs

Lecture notes: Harmonic
Analysis

Interesting links: - The linear algebra behind Google

- Things my students heard me say in
Math 231

- Excellent math book: "When least is best:
how mathematicians discovered
many clever ways to make things as small (or as large) as possible" by
Paul J. Nahin

- Choosing a graduate program

#### Mathematics Department - Budget Dashboard (Spring 2018)

#### News item about PI4 internships program

#### Software projects

IODE (differential equations) with Iode Faculty Guide, andIPROM (probability).

Sage Applets by BartÅ‚omiej Siudeja (eigenvalues of the Laplacian, statistics, dynamical systems, calculus)

#### Contact Information

376 Altgeld Hall

Department of Mathematics

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1409 W. Green Street (MC-382)

Urbana, IL 61801, U.S.A.

For office hours, see my current teaching webpages above.

Telephone: 217-333-1329

Email: Laugesen@illinois.edu

My "official" homepage