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I am not teaching during the "Spring" 2019 semester.



I am an Associate Professor Emeritus in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Wright State University. I retired effective Dec 31, 2016. But I will will continue to use my current office indefinitely.

I came to Wright State in 1980 immediately after receiving my Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of Washington. My thesis was in Mathematical Physics on the subject of "Quantum Stochastic Processes", supervised by John Westwater. Soon after I changed my field of research to Operator Algebras.


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Campus Address
236 MM, x2191
Postal Address
Richard Mercer
Department of Mathematics and Statistics  
Wright State University
Dayton, OH 45435
Phone Numbers
937-775-2191 office
937-775-2785 message


This was one of the first web pages at WSU. It was first created sometime between March 1 and May 1, 1995 on a Next Color Workstation. It is still pretty much the same as it was then.

This page was last changed on March 28, 2019. It still needs work!

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