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Axtell, Mike

Associate Professor & Director, Actuarial Science Program
Degree
Ph.D., University of Iowa
Office
OSS 220
Phone
(651) 962-5495
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5495
Fax
651-962-5670
Mail
OSS 201

Dr. Axtell is an Algebraist with research in the areas of Commutative Ring Theory and Graph Theory. He has published in several journals including, Communications and Algebra and Mathematics and Computer Education. He is also an active member of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and currently serves as a member of the MAA Notes editorial board.  

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ACSC 264 - 01 Theory of Interest - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 BEC LL13
CRN: 41171 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Michael C. Axtell A survey of topics in the mathematical analysis of financial transactions which involve payments made over time. Specific areas of concentration will include the time value of money, the analysis of annuities, amortization and sinking funds, and the pricing and rates of return on investments. Both continuous time and discrete time problems will be considered. Offered spring semester. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 313 - 01 Probability M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 BEC 110
CRN: 20343 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Michael C. Axtell Probability theory in discrete and continuous sample spaces; random variables and distribution functions; moments; the moment-generating function; functions of random variables; law of large numbers; central limit theorem. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or above in MATH 200 (may be taken concurrently with consent of instructor) NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 313 may not receive credit for MATH 303.

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MATH 313 - 02 Probability M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 BEC 110
CRN: 20951 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Michael C. Axtell Probability theory in discrete and continuous sample spaces; random variables and distribution functions; moments; the moment-generating function; functions of random variables; law of large numbers; central limit theorem. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or above in MATH 200 (may be taken concurrently with consent of instructor) NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 313 may not receive credit for MATH 303.

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