## Mathematics and Statistics

adriana**Nairanjana Dasgupta**, professor,** mathematics and statistics**, was named an American Statistical Association (ASA) Elected-Fellow.

**Nairanjana Dasgupta**, professor,** mathematics and statistics**, was named an American Statistical Association (ASA) Elected-Fellow.

**David Watkins**, emeritus professor, and **Jared L. Aurentz** (PhD ’14), **mathematics and statistics**, co-authored with three colleagues *Core-Chasing Algorithms for the Eigenvalue Problem *(SIAM).

**Alex Khapalov,** professor, **mathematics and statistics,** authored *Mobile Point Sensors and Actuators in the Controllability Theory of Partial Differential Equations *(Springer Books).

**Alexander Khapalov**, professor, **mathematics and statistics**, authored *Mobile point sensors and actuators in the controllability theory of partial differential equations* (Springer, Dordrecht,Heidelberg, London, New York).

**Mark Lesperance**, instructor, mathematics and statistics, received a certificate of appreciation from the WSU Access Center in appreciation of his dedication to equal access and opportunity.

**Bala Krishnamoorthy**, associate professor, **mathematics and statistics, WSU Vancouver**, authored “Considerations for waste gasification as an alternative to landfilling in Washington state using decision analysis and optimization” in Sustainable Production and Consumption.

**David Wollkind,** emeritus professor, **mathematics and statistics,** coauthored *Comprehensive Applied Mathematical Modeling in the Natural and Engineering Sciences: Theoretical Predictions Compared with Data *(Springer Books).

**Marc Evans**, professor, **mathematics and statistics**, coauthored “Alcohol, tannins, mannoprotein and their interactions influence the sensory properties of selected commercial merlot wines: A preliminary study” in *Journal of Food Sciences*.

**Stephen Henderson**, associate professor, **environment**, and **Nikolay Strigul**, assistant professor, **mathematics and statistics**, coauthored “Efficient three-dimensional reconstruction of aquatic vegetation geometry: Estimating morphological parameters influencing hydrodynamic drag” in *Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences*.