Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Filip Saidak, Associate Professor

Filip

Office: Petty 104
Email address: f_saidak@uncg.edu
Starting year at UNCG: 2006
Office hours: MWF 10:00-11:00

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Queens University (2001)

Teaching

Spring, 2014
  • MAT 191-04 LEC (Calculus I), MWF 10:00-10:50, Sullivan Science Building 227
  • MAT 293-02 LEC (Calculus III), MWF 11:00-11:50, Petty Building 223
Fall, 2014
  • MAT 151-05 LEC (Precalculus II), MWF 11:00-11:50, Petty Building 303
  • MAT 191-01 LEC (Calculus I), MWF 9:00-9:50, Nursing, Moore Building 330
  • MAT 709-01 LEC (Topics in Computational Mathematics)

Research Interests

Number Theory

Selected Recent Publications

  • Howard, Fred T. ; Saidak, Filip . Zhou's theory of constructing identities. Congr. Numer. 200 (2010), 225--237.
  • Berenhaut, Kenneth S. ; O'Keefe, Augustine B. ; Saidak, Filip . Remarks on linear recurrence of the form y n =y n−1 +a n−1 y n−2 . Congr. Numer. 200 (2010), 141--151.
  • Banks, William D. ; Güloğlu, Ahmet M. ; Nevans, C. Wesley ; Saidak, Filip . Descartes numbers. Anatomy of integers, 167--173, CRM Proc. Lecture Notes, 46, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2008.
  • Saidak, Filip . On the prime number lemma of Selberg. Math. Scand. 103 (2008), no. 1, 5--10.
  • Berenhaut, Kenneth S. ; O'Keefe, Augustine B. ; Saidak, Filip . Bounds for recurrences on ranked posets. Int. J. Contemp. Math. Sci. 2 (2007), no. 17-20, 929--942.

Brief Bio

Dr. Saidak received his B.Sc. at The University of Auckland in New Zealand, and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in number theory at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada. He then held postdoctoral and visiting positions at the University of Calgary (Alberta), University of Missouri (MO), Macquarie University (Sydney), and Wake Forest University (NC).