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Herman Pat Goeters
Mathematics and Statistics

Research Areas: Actuarial Mathematics , Algebra

221 Parker Hall
Auburn, AL 36849-5310

Phone: (334) 844-6587



Ph.D., University of Connecticut
M.S., University of Connecticut
B.A., Southern Connecticut University

Professional Employment

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University
1997 - present
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University
1991 - 1997
Actuarial Intern, AFLAC
Summer 1992
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University
1986 - 1991
Visiting Associate Professor, Wesleyan University
1985 - 1986
Teaching Assistant, University of Connecticut
1980 - 1984
Programmer/Analyst, US Army's Concepts Analysis Agency
Summer 1981 - 1982

Honors and Awards

Sabatical Leave
Fall 1994
Nominated for Sigma XI
Awarded Van Vleck Visiting Fellow
1985 - 1986
Recipient of the University of Connecticut Predoctoral Fellowship
1981, 1984
Honorary membership of Pi Mu Epsilon
Selected to the Federal Internship Program
1981, 1982
Mathematics Department Honors, SCSU

Research and Teaching Interests

Algebra: Commutative Rings; Finite Rank Torsion-Free Modules; Actuarial Mathematics

Selected Publications

  1. "When the endomorphism ring is commutative" with Huajun Huang, and Ulrich Albrecht
  2. "Butler Modules Over Priifer Domains", with A. Giovannitti and W. Ullery, Butler modules over Priifer domains. Comm. Algebra 36 (2008), no. 3, 858-868.
  3. "Cobalanced Extensions of a Torsion-Free Module by a Torsion Module Over an Integral Domain", with A. Giovannitti, Cobalanced extensions of a torsion-free module by a torsion module over an integral domain. Comm. Algebra 36 (2008), no. 9, 3253-3262.
  4. "Precobalanced and Cobalanced Sequences of Modules Over Domains", with A. Giovannitti, Math. Bohem. 132 (7), (2007), 35-42.
  5. "FI-Extending Hulls of Abelian Groups", with Gary Berkenmeier, and Anthony Giovannitti, submitted.

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