- Name:
- Jimmie Lawson
- Position:
- Boyd Professor
- Mailing address:
- Department of Mathematics
- Louisiana State University
- Baton Rouge, LA 70803
- Degree Credentials:
- B.S., Harding University, 1964
- Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 1967
- Teaching Interests:
- Topology, Topological and Lie Groups, Topological Dynamics, Control Theory, Differential Geometry, History of Mathematics, Probability, Calculus
- Course Syllabi:
- Mysteries of Infinity, Boyd Seminar Boyd Lecture
- History of Mathematics, Boyd Seminar Boyd Lecture
- Differential Geometry (Spring, 2006) Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 9
- Additional Notes (Spring, 2006) calculus review Submanifold Charts Tangent Bundle
- Differential Geometry Answers Quiz Keys Homework Keys
- Calculus 1552-01 (Summer, 2006) syllabus1552 FinalReview 1552 WebWork Homework
- Discrete Dynamical Systems 2030-01 (Spring, 2007) syl2030 Test 1 Review Test 2 Review Final Review
- Complex Variables 7350-01 (Spring, 2007) syl2030
- Groups and Control 7380-01 (Summer, 2007) Class Notes
- Calculus 1551 (Fall, 2007) syl1551 1551 WebWork Homework
- Research interests:
- Topological algebra, Lie theory of groups and semigroups, geometric control theory, continuous lattices and domains, means in symmetric sets and spaces
- Preprints and Abstracts:
- (with R. Cazacu) Quasicontinuous functions, Domains, Extended Calculus, and Viscosity Solutions preprint
- (with Y. Lim), The Sympletic Semigroup and Riccati Differential Equations: A Case Study preprint
- (with A. Lisan), Groups associated with minimal flows preprint
- (with Y. Lim), Symmetric sets with midpoints and algebraically equivalent theories preprint
- (with K. Keimel), Measure extension theorems for T0-Spaces preprint
- LSU Service:
- Chair, Department of Mathematics (1990-1992)
- Graduate Council (2001-2005)
- Chair, Committee on Graduate Education Administration, 2005 Committee Report
- Office Location and Phone:
- Lockett 216, 225-578-1672
- FAX:
- 225-578-4276
- Email Address:
- lawson@math.lsu.edu

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