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Mihail Barbosu

Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
College of Science

585-475-2123
Office Location

Mihail Barbosu

Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
College of Science

Education

BS, Ph.D., Babes-Bolyai University (Romania); MS, Ph.D., Paris VI University (France)

585-475-2123

Currently Teaching

MATH-251
3 Credits
This course introduces sample spaces and events, axioms of probability, counting techniques, conditional probability and independence, distributions of discrete and continuous random variables, joint distributions (discrete and continuous), the central limit theorem, descriptive statistics, interval estimation, and applications of probability and statistics to real-world problems. A statistical package such as Minitab or R is used for data analysis and statistical applications.
MATH-421
3 Credits
This course explores problem solving, formulation of the mathematical model from physical considerations, solution of the mathematical problem, testing the model and interpretation of results. Problems are selected from the physical sciences, engineering, and economics.
MATH-311
3 Credits
This course presents the general linear programming problem. Topics include a review of pertinent matrix theory, convex sets and systems of linear inequalities, the simplex method of solution, artificial bases, duality, parametric programming, and applications.
MATH-498
1 - 3 Credits
This course is a faculty-guided investigation into appropriate topics that are not part of the curriculum.

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Journal Paper
Barbosu, Michael and Tamas Wiandt. "On a New Inequality in the Planar Three-body Problem." Astrophysics and Space Science 361. 6 (2016): 1-5. Print.