GOVE EFFINGER  Brief Resume
DEGREES:

Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Massachusetts, May 1981

M.A. Mathematics, University of Oregon, June 1969
 B.A. Magna Cum Laude with Highest Honors in Mathematics, Williams College,
June 1967
MAJOR AREAS OF STUDY:

Number theory (especially additive problems and prime numbers), complex
analysis, polynomials over finite fields.
PUBLICATIONS:
BOOKS

Additive Number Theory of Polynomials over a Finite Field (with
David R. Hayes), Oxford University Press, England, 1991.

CommonSense BASIC: Structured Programming with Microsoft QuickBASIC
(with Alice M. Dean), Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., San Diego, 1991.
SELECTED PAPERS
 "Toward a Complete Twin Primes Theorem for Polynomials over Finite
Fields", in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Finite
Fields and their Applications, 2008, to appear.
 "Integers and Polynomials: Comparing the Close Cousins Z and Fq[x]",
coauthored with Gary Mullen and Ken Hicks, The Mathematical Intelligencer,
Volume 27, Number 2, Spring 2005, pages 2634.
 "Twin Irreducible Polynomials over Finite Fields",
coauthored with Gary Mullen and Ken Hicks, in Finite Fields with Applications
to Coding theory, Cryptography and Related Fields, Springer, 2002.
 "Some Numerical Implications of the Hardy and Littlewood Analysis of the
3Primes Problem", The
Ramanujan Journal, Vol. 3 (1999), pp. 239280.
 "A Complete Vinogradov 3Primes Theorem Under the Riemann Hypothesis" (with
JM. Deshouillers, H. te Riele, and D. Zinoviev), Electronic
Research Announcements of the American Mathematical Society, Vol.
3 (1997), pp. 99104.
 "The Polynomial 3Primes Conjecture", Computer Assisted Analysis and
Modeling on the IBM 3090, Baldwin Press, Athens, Georgia 1992.
 "A Complete Solution to the Polynomial 3Primes Problem" (with David R.
Hayes), Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 24 (1991),
pp. 363369.
 "A Goldbach 3Primes Theorem for Polynomials of Low Degree over Finite
Fields of Characteristic 2", Journal of Number Theory, Vol. 29 (1988),
pp. 345363.
 "A Goldbach Theorem for Polynomials of Low Degree over Odd Finite Fields",
Acta Arithmetica, Vol. 42 (1983), pp. 329365.
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