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F.R. McMorris

F.R. McMorris, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Applied Mathematics
Professor Emeritus of Computer Science

Phone: 

312.567.8981

Fax: 

312.567.3135

Office: 

Engineering 1, Room 114

Education 

Ph.D. - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Expertise 

  • Discrete applied mathematics, computational and mathematical biology, classification theory, location theory.

Publications 

Explosions and Hot Spots in Supertree Methods, with W.H.E. Day and M. Wilkinson, Journal of Theoretical Biology 253 (2008), 345-348.

The Majority Decision Function for Trees with 3 Leaves, with R.C. Powers, Annals of Operations Research 163 (2008), 169-175.

Topics in Intersection Graph Theory, with T.A. McKee, SIAM Monographs on Discrete Mathematics and Applications, Philadelphia, PA, 1999.

Axiomatic Consensus Theory in Group Choice and Biomathematics, with W.H.E. Day, SIAM Frontiers of Applied Mathematics, vol.29, Philadelphia PA, 2003.

Constructing majority-rule supertrees, Algorithms for Molecular Biology 5:2(2010) (with J. Dong and D. Fern├índez-Baca).

The lp-function on trees, Networks 60(2012), 94-102 (with H.M. Mulder and O. Ortega).

Majority decision on median semilattices, Math. Social Sciences 65(2013), 48-51 (with R.C. Powers).