## **Writing Awards**

The Mathematical Association of America
publishes books and journals of expository
mathematics at one level
or another. It also gives
awards for outstanding
expository articles and books. I have received nine of these
awards, as shown in the
following list. The article names link to pdf versions of the
articles.

*American Mathematical Monthly*, 2012, pp 42-51.

2013 Ford Award

Harvey Plotter and the Circle of Irrationality,

(with coauthor Nathan Carter)

Math Horizons, vol. 19:2 (2011), p. 10-13.

2012 Evans Award

Uncommon Mathematical Excursions: Polynomia and Related Realms

Mathematical Association of America, 2008 (book).

2012 Beckenbach Book Prize

An Elementary Proof of Marden’s Theorem

*American Mathematical Monthly*, 2008, pp 330-338.

2009 Ford Award

Doubly Recusive Multivariate Automatic Differentiation

Mathematics Magazine, 2002, pp 187-202.

2003 Allendoerfer Award

An Undetermined Linear System for GPS

College Mathematics Journal, 2002, pp 384-390.

2003 Polya Award

Variations on an Irrational Theme--Geometry, Dynamics, Algebra

(with coauthors Robert Mena and Shariar Shariari)

Mathematics Magazine, 1997, pp 93-104.

1998 Allendoerfer Award

A
Perfectly Odd Encounter in a Reno Cafe

Math
Horizons, 1996, pp 5 - 7.

1997 Evans
Award

Six
Ways to Sum a Series

College
Mathematics Journal, 1993, pp 402 - 421.

1994 Polya Award