## A Graduate Introduction to Numerical Methods

Robert M. Corless and I are pleased to announce the publication of a new graduate textbook in applied mathematics, entitled **A Graduate Introduction to Numerical Methods, From the Viewpoint of Backward Error Analysis**. The book is currently available in stores.

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## MSc Thesis

My MSc Thesis in Applied Mathematics, entitled **Backward Error Analysis as a Model of Computation for Numerical Methods**, was defended in Summer, 2011, under the supervision of Robert M. Corless (Professor of applied mathematics at the University of Western Ontario).

## The Significance of the Kolmogorov-Gödel Embedding

This short paper was written after a presentation on the significance of one of Gödel's theorems on intuitionistic arithmetic at the Canadian Society of History and Philosophy of Maths in Vancouver, 2008.

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## PhD Thesis

My PhD Dissertation in Philosophy, entitled **The Reasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in the Natural Sciences**, was defended on December 7th, 2012, under the supervision of Robert W. Batterman (Professor of philosophy at the University of Pittsburgh) and John L. Bell (Professor of philosophy at the University of Western Ontario).

## Review of J.-P. Marquis' "From a Geometrical Point of View: A Study of the History and Philosophy of Category Theory"

Together with Molly Kao and John Bell, we have written a review of Jean-Pierre Marquis's beautiful book **From a Geometrical Point of View: A study of the history and philosophy of category theory**. We recommend it to everybody interested in the foundations of mathematics!

## MA Thesis

My MA Thesis in Philosophy, entitled **The Frege-Hilbert Controversy on the Foundations of Geometry**, was defended in Summer, 2006, under the supervision of Francois Tournier (Professor Emeritus of philosophy at Université Laval).