Richard L. Burden

Professor Emeritus, Department of Mathematics

And Statistics

Youngstown State University

Youngstown OH  44555

(330) 941-3302

FAX:  (330) 941-3170

E-Mail:  rlburden@ysu.edu

EARNED DEGREES

M.S., University of Pittsburgh, 1981 Computer Science

Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 1971 Mathematics

M.S., Case Institute of Technology, 1968 Mathematics

B.A., Albion College, 1966 Mathematics and Physics

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Youngstown State University, 2011-2015,  Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Developer and Teacher of online mathematics courses for Empire State College, 2008-2012

Youngstown State University, 2006-2011, ETS, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Youngstown State University, 1983-2006, Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

ACT Editor/Writer of Numerical Analysis Examination for the Society of Actuaries, 1990-2000

Youngstown State University, 1983-1988, Department Chair, Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Youngstown State University, 1976-83, Associate Professor  Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Youngstown State University, 1970-76, Assistant Professor  Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences

PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS, HONORS AND AWARDS

Memberships

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)

Mathematical Association of America (MAA)

Awards

Distinguished Professor, 1981-82, 1992-93, 2004-05

Watson Foundation Merit Award, 1986-87

Sabbatical Leave, 1980-81

Sabbatical Leave, 1995-96

SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES

Publications

  1. Numerical Analysis, 1978, Prindle, Weber and Schmidt Inc. 579 pages (with J. D. Faires and A. C. Reynolds).  Reprinted by the Tan Chiang Book Company for Chinese distribution.
  2. Teachers Manual to accompany Numerical Analysis, 1978, 237 pages.
  3. Numerical Analysis, (Second Edition), 1981, Prindle, Weber and Schmidt Inc., Boston, MA, 598 pages (with J. D. Faires and A. C. Reynolds).  Reprinted by Tan Chiang Book Company for Chinese distribution.  Reprinted by Wadsworth International for international distribution.
  4. Teachers Manual to accompany Numerical Analysis, 1981, 219 pages.
  5. Numerical Analysis, (Third Edition), 1985, Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, Inc., Boston, MA, 676 pages (with J. D. Faires).
  6. Instructors Manual for Numerical Analysis, 1985, Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, Inc., Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires), 187 pages of answers to exercises and structured FORTRAN programs consisting of over 6,000 lines of code.
  7. Co-authored paper entitled “Ada Model Numbers,” with J. J. Buoni for Proceedings of the 4th Annual Conference on Ada Technology, U. S. Army Center for Tactical Computer Systems, (1986), pp. 38-41.
  8. Numerical Analysis, (Fourth Edition), 1989, Prindle, Weber and Schmidt Inc., Boston, MA, 729 pages (with J. D. Faires).
  9. Instructors Manual for Numerical Analysis, 1989, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, 284 pages (with J. D. Faires).
  10. Computer Supplement for Numerical Analysis, 1989, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, 29 page manual (with J. D. Faires) and package containing 57 programs consisting of over 10,000 lines of Pascal code for use with the textbook.
  11. Numerical Analysis, (Fifth Edition), 1993, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, 768 pages, (with J. D. Faires).
  12. Instructors Manual for Numerical Analysis, 1993, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, (with J. D. Faires), 280 pages of expanded answers to some exercises.  Includes disk of Pascal and FORTRAN programs.
  13. Student Study Guide for Numerical Analysis, 1993, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, (with J. D. Faires), 280 pages of expanded answers to some exercises.  Includes disk of Pascal and FORTRAN programs.
  14. Numerical Methods, 1993, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, (with J. D. Faires), 503 pages.  Includes disk of Pascal and FORTRAN programs.
  15. Instructors Manual for Numerical Methods, 1993, PWS-Kent Publishing Company, Boston, MA, (with J. D. Faires), 165 pages of answers to exercises.  Includes disk of Pascal and FORTRAN programs.
  16. Numerical Analysis, (sixth edition) 1997, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA, 811 pages, (with J. D. Faires).  Includes disk of programs.
  17. Instructor Manual for Numerical Analysis, (sixth edition), 1997, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA, (with J. D. Faires), 285 pages of answers to all exercises and expanded solutions to some exercises.
  18. Student Study Guide for Numerical Analysis, (sixth edition), 1997, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA, (with J. D. Faires), 326 pages of expanded solutions to some of the exercises.
  19. Numerical Methods (second edition) 1998, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA, 594 pages (with J.D.Faires).  Includes disk of 58 programs in each of the languages C, FORTRAN, Maple, Mathematica, MATLAB and Pascal.
  20. Instructor’s Manual to Accompany Numerical Methods (second edition), 1998.  Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J.D.Faires).  309 pages of expanded solutions to some of the exercises in the textbook.
  21. Numerical Analysis, (seventh edition), 2001 Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J.D.Faires), 841 pages.  Includes CD of programs.
  22. Instructor’s Manual for Numerical Analysis, (seventh edition), 2001, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J.D. Faires). 308 pages of answers to all exercises and expanded solutions to some exercises.
  23. Student Student Guide for Numerical Analysis (seventh edition), 2001, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires).  Expanded solutions to some exercises.
  24. Numerical Methods, (third edition), 2003, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires).  Includes CD of 60 programs in each of the languages C, Fortran, Maple, Mathematica, Matlab and Pascal.
  25. Instructor’s Manual for Numerical Methods (third edition), 2003, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires).  226 pages of answers to all exercises and expanded solutions to some exercises in the textbook.
  26. Student solutions manual to accompany Numerical Methods (third edition), 2003, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA.  299 pages of expanded solutions to some exercises for student use.
  27. Numerical Analysis, (eighth edition), 2005, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires), 847 pages.
  28. Instructor’s Manual for Numerical Analysis, (eighth edition), 2005 Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires).  291 pages of answers to all exercises.
  29. Student Solution Manual and Study Guide, (eighth edition), 2005, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Pacific Grove, CA (with J. D. Faires) Expanded Solutions to many exercises and instructions on using computer software available on the internet.
  30. Numerical Analysis (ninth edition), 2011, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires), 872 pages.
  31. Student Solution Manual and Study Guide, (ninth edition), 2011, Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires) Expanded Solutions to many exercises and instructions on using computer software available on the internet.
  32. Instructor’s Manual for Numerical Analysis, (ninth edition), 2011 Brooks/Cole Publishing Company, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires).  Answers to all exercises in textbook.
  33. Numerical Analysis (tenth edition), 2016, Cengage Learning, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires and A. M. Burden), 896 pages.
  34. Student Solution Manual and Study Guide, (tenth edition), 2016, Cengage Learning, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires and A. M. Burden) Expanded Solutions to many exercises and instructions on using computer software available on the internet.
  35. Instructor’s Manual for Numerical Analysis, (tenth edition), 2016 Cengage Learning, Boston, MA (with J. D. Faires and A. M. Burden).  Answers to all exercises in textbook.

WRITING/RESEARCH/WORK CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS

  1. Working on Numerical Analysis Programs available on Cengage Learning website and also on our YSU website.
  2. Studying additional topics in numerical analysis for use in classes and future books.
  3. Working on Differential Equations textbook with Dr. Annette M. Burden.
  4. Working on the Numerical Solution of Almost Linear Non-Linear Systems.
  5. Working on hybrid methods for solving Large, Sparse Linear Systems.
  6. Interests include Numerical Linear Algebra, Solutions of Partial Differential Equations and Nonlinear Systems