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Michael Mccourt, Ph. D.

Visiting Assitant Professor



Office Location: AB1-4313

Phone: (303) 315-1730

Areas of Expertise:

Computational Mathematics, Approximation Theory, Numerical Linear Algebra

Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Cornell University, 2013 

M.S., Applied Mathematics, Cornell University, 2009 

B.S., Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2007

Mike McCourt grew up in Northeast Ohio and completed his PhD at Cornell University under Charles Van Loan.  From 2010-2013, some of his research was conducted in the Mathematics and Computer Science division at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago under Hong Zhang and Lois McInnes.  His current research deals with kernel-based approximation theory and practices and his main collaborator is Greg Fasshauer at the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Fall 2013

Math 3200 - Elementary Differential Equations

Math 4810/5310 - Probability

Spring 2014

Math 3195 - Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

Math 3250 - Problem Solving In Matlab

Math 3800 - Probability and Statistics for Engineers