Allegheny Mountain Section
Mathematical Association of America

Serving Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia

Brief Bio for Carl Pomerance

Carl Pomerance received his B.A. from Brown University in 1966 and his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1972 under the direction of John Tate.  Currently he is a mathematics professor at Dartmouth College, after previous positions at the University of Georgia and Bell Labs. A number theorist, Pomerance specializes in analytic, combinatorial, and computational number theory, with applications in the field of cryptology. He considers the late Paul Erdos as his greatest influence.  Currently he is the first vice president of the MAA.

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Last updated March 16, 2006

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