Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Jerry Vaughan
Professor

Jerry

Office: Petty 111
Email address: vaughanj@uncg.edu
Personal web page: www.uncg.edu/~vaughanj/
Starting year at UNCG: 1973
Office hours: MWF 9:00-10:00 TT 1:30-2:30

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Duke University (1965)

Teaching

Fall, 2015
  • MAT 191-06 LEC (Calculus I), MWF 2:00-2:50, Petty Building 223
  • MAT 519-01 LEC (Intuitive Concepts in Topology), MWF 10:00-10:50, Petty Building 007
Spring, 2016
  • MAT 191-02 LEC (Calculus I), MWF 2:00-2:50, Moore Humanities and Research Administration 2207
  • MAT 292-02 LEC (Calculus II), MWF 10:00-10:50, Petty Building 223
  • MAT 490-01 SEM (Senior Seminar in Mathematics), F 1:00-1:50, Foust Building 111
Fall, 2016
  • MAT 394-01 LEC (Calculus IV), MWF 10:00-10:50
  • MAT 490-01 SEM (Senior Seminar in Mathematics), F 9:00-9:50
  • MAT 737-01 LEC (General Topology), MWF 1:00-1:50

Research Interests

Topology

Selected Recent Publications

  • "Fibers of continuous real-valued functions on $\psi$-spaces" with Catherine Payne, Topology and Appl., (Special Issue in memory of Mary Ellen Rudin, Guest Editors Gary Gruenhage and Peter Nyikos), to appear.
  • Dow, Alan ; Vaughan, Jerry E. Ordinal remainders of ψ-spaces. Topology Appl. 158 (2011), no. 14, 1852--1857.
  • Kočinac, Ljubiša D. R. ; Vaughan, Jerry E. Preface [Special issue: Analysis, topology and applications 2010 (ATA 2010)—SI: ATA 2010]. Held in Vrnjačka Banja, June 20–25, 2010. Topology Appl. 158 (2011), no. 12, 1325.
  • Dow, Alan ; Vaughan, Jerry E. Mrówka maximal almost disjoint families for uncountable cardinals. Topology Appl. 157 (2010), no. 8, 1379--1394.
  • Open problems collected from the Spring Topology and Dynamical Systems Conference 2006. Held at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, March 23–25, 2006. Edited by Jerry E. Vaughan. Topology Proc. 31 (2007), no. 1, 379--401.

Brief Bio

Dr. Vaughan earned a Ph.D. in 1965 from Duke University, and he joined the UNCG faculty in 1973. His research studies general topology, set theory and logic, functional analysis, and set-theoretic topology.