Home page of Jimmy Peterson

Dept. of Mathematics
Rice University
6100 Main Street - MS 136
Houston, TX 77005

Office: 045 HB
Ph: (713) 348 2785
email: petersje@math.rice.edu

Advisor and Research Interests: Bob Hardt, Geometric Measure Theory.

Job Information

My Research Statement dvi pdf ps
My Teaching Statement dvi pdf ps
My CV pdf

Books I am currently reading

Geometric Measure Theory by Herbert Federer.
Lectures on Geometric Measure Theory by Leon Simon.
Measure Theory and Fine Properties of Functions by Lawrence C. Evans and Ronald F. Gariepy.
Riemannian Geometry by Manfredo Perdigao do Carmo.
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky.

CDs that are currently on my desk

Led Zeppelin - Soundtrack to the Song Remains the Same
Rush - 2112
Various Artists - Great Painters of the Louvre collection illustrated by music
Sarah Vaughan w/Clifford Brown - Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown
De La Soul - Art Official Intelligence: Mosaic Thump
Doyle - Soundtrack to Henry V
Polar Bear - The Chewing Gum EP/The GO! Team - Thunder, Lightning Strike
Dave Navarro, Eric Avery, Michael Murphy - Deconstruction
Various Artists - Original Soundtrack to Omohide Poro Poro
Konono No. 1 - Congotronics
Newman - Soundtrack to The Natural
The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
The White Stripes - Get Behind Me Satan
Kings of Convenience - Quiet is the New Loud
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
Arcade Fire - Selections by Casey
Buena Vista Social Club - From Casey

Old Classes I Have Taught

Math 101: Calculus I , Spring 2004

Math 101: Calculus I , Summer 2003

Calculus of Variations Vigre Pfug Page , Spring 2005