MingQing Xiao

Ph.D. 1997, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Department of Mathematics
Southern Illinois University


"The organic unity of mathematics is inherent in the nature of this science, for mathematics is the foundation of all exact knowledge of natural phenomena," David Hilbert.

"In every mathematical investigation, the question will arise whether we can apply our mathematical results to the real worlds," V.I. Arnold.

"The profound study of nature is the most fertile source of matheamtical discoveries," Joseph Fourier.

Teaching: Spring 2013

  • MATH 471: Optimization Techniques Course syllabus. An article On teaching mathematics by V. I. Arnold.

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  • Faculty Senate, 2012-2015.