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Tin-Yau Tam

Department Chair | Seneca C. and Mary B. Weeks Endowed Professor

Summary

My research areas of interest are Matrix Theory, Lie Groups/Algebras, Multilinear Algebra, Numerical Ranges and Radii, Operator Theory, and their applications. For more information, please see the publication list in the Resume on my webpage.

About the Seneca C. and Mary B. Weeks Endowed Professorship

Mary Lea Benson Weeks was a 1902 State Normal School graduate from the University. She married miner and cattle rancher, Seneca Weeks, in 1907. She left an estate gift to the University to establish a chair in the basic sciences. Established: 1983. (College of Science)

Education

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Hong Kong, 1986
  • B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Hong Kong, 1982