Clifford H. Wagner, Ph. D.

Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science
The Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg


Email: w44 (add “at” psu.edu)


Selected Publications:

§    C and Unix: Tools for Software Design, co-author Martin L. Barrett, John Wiley and Sons, 1996.

§  It's No Wonder People Distrust Technology.  Mechanical Engineering 101 (11) 86 (1979).  Also appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer, p.11-A (September 18, 1979).

§  Symmetric, Cyclic, and Permutation Products of Manifolds.  Monograph, 52 pages, published as Volume 182 of Dissertationes Mathematicae (1980). 

§  The Harmonic Mean and the EPA.  Pages 3-4 in Two-Year College Mathematics Readings, edited by Warren Page.  The Mathematical Association of America, Washington, D.C. (1981).

§  Simpson's Paradox in Real Life.  The American Statistician 36 (1) 46-48 (1982). 

§  A Generic Approach to Iterative Methods.  Mathematics Magazine 55 (5) : 259-273 (1982).  Received Allenfoerfer Award of the MAA.

§  Hammurabi’s Calculator,  Chapter 11 (pp. 86-90) of Teaching and Learning of Algorithms in School Mathematics, edited by Lorna J. Morrow.  The 1998 Yearbook of The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Reston, Virginia (1998).

§  Coming to America: The Professional Journey of an Immigrant Scholar.  The College Mathematics Journal 30 (1) 2-17 (1999).

§  A Couple of Pretty Mean Questions. Crux Mathematicorum 27 (8) 514-515 (2001).

§  Standard Distributions: One Graph Fits All. Teaching Statistics 29 (2) 56-59 (Summer 2007).

§  Average Perceived Class Size and Average Perceived Population Density, The College Mathematics Journal, 40 (4) 284-287 (September 2009).