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The Natural Structure Of Algebra And Calculus

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Conference

2010 Annual Conference & Exposition

Location

Louisville, Kentucky

Publication Date

June 20, 2010

Start Date

June 20, 2010

End Date

June 23, 2010

ISSN

2153-5965

Conference Session

Issues and Solutions in Mathematics Education

Tagged Division

Mathematics

Page Count

17

Page Numbers

15.1246.1 - 15.1246.17

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https://peer.asee.org/15889

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57

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Andrew Grossfield Vaughn College of Aeronautics

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Throughout his career, Dr. Grossfield combined an interest in engineering design and mathematics. He earned a BSEE at the City College of New York. During the early sixties, he obtained an M.S. degree in mathematics part time while designing circuitry full time in the aerospace/avionics industry. As a Graduate Associate, pursuing a doctoral degree at the University of Arizona, he was uniquely positioned as both a calculus teacher and as a student taking courses in applied mathematics. He prepared and attended lectures, concurrently, which developed his acute sensitivity to differences in mathematics, firstly, as viewed by the mathematician, secondly, as needed by the engineer and, lastly, as presented to the student. He is a licensed New York State Professional Engineer and is a member of ASEE, MAA and IEEE. His email address is ai207@bfn.org.

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Grossfield, A. (2010, June), The Natural Structure Of Algebra And Calculus Paper presented at 2010 Annual Conference & Exposition, Louisville, Kentucky. https://peer.asee.org/15889

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