Daniel D. Anderson
Daniel D. Anderson was born in 1948 and grew up in rural northwest Iowa. He received a B.S. degree from the University of Iowa in 1971 and an M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Chicago in 1974. His thesis was on commutative algebra with I. Kaplansky. He has been in the Department of Mathematics at The University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA, USA, since 1977 and has been Director of Graduate Studies since 2005. His interests are in commutative algebra and have included Euclidean domains, Krull domains, arithmetical rings, divisibility properties including the group of divisibility and generalizations, nonunique factorization in integral domains and in commutative rings with zero divisors, generalizing results from integral domains to commutative rings with zero divisors, star operations, multiplication modules, multiplication ideal theory, and multiplicative lattice theory.
Biography Updated on 10 July 2011