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Fumiko Futamura

Associate Professor of Mathematics


Areas of expertise
Frame theory, operator theory, matrix theory, projective geometry, art and mathematics

Mathematics is the most elusive of all the arts. It took 8 years of serious study to even begin to understand the medium and begin to work with it in a creative way. Math is art. I wouldn't be a mathematician otherwise.


MS, PhD,Vanderbilt University 2007
BA,University of Louisville 2002

Specific subjects or issues you can knowledgeably discuss:

I am willing to talk to the media: yes

I am willing to talk to community groups about my area of expertise: yes

Can you do interviews in Spanish? no

Other languages you are fluent in:

Experience with the news media (especially electronic media):

Contact Details:
(512) 863-1981(office)
Office: Mood-Bridwell 135