Interdisciplinary PhD in Molecular Biosciences

Dr. Terrance J. Quinn - Publications

A Mathematics and Applications

A practical approach for computing the active site of the ribonucleoside hydrolase of E.coli encoded by RihC (with A. Farone, M. Farone, P. Kline and Z. Sinkala), Computational Biology, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology (AEMB), Arabnia, Hamid R. (Ed.), Springer, Vol. 680, 1 st Ed., 2011.

(http://www.springer.com/life+sciences/bioinformatics/book/978-1-4419-5912-6)

Identifying the active site of ribonucleoside hydrolase of E. coli encoded by rich (with A. Farone, M. Farone, A. Khaliq, P. Kline, Z. Sinkala), Proceedings of The 2009 International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology: BIOCOMP2009 Vol. I, Editors: H.R. Arabnia and M. Q. Yang, CSREA Press, USA, 2009, 216-218.

Dynamics of prostate cancer stem cells with diffusion and organism response (with Z. Sinkala), Biosystems, Volume 96, Issue 1, April 2009, 69-79.

Investigation of granular segregation in a horizontal rotating tube from an energy perspective [with Boles, W (1 st author).; Robertson, W; Martin, J; Siebert, E; Underwood, T; Clayton, M], Proceedings of the Earth and Space Conference, American Society of Civil Engineers, March 2008.

Natural networks and the Google TM search engine, Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science, Vol. 82, Issue 1-2, January - April 2007.

Stability of multi-delay systems of differential equations: characteristic equations and applications, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, (with. S. Rai), Vol. 18, No. 2, 2005.

A four dimensional system of functional differential equations for the dynamics of CD4+ T-cells and HIV-1 (with S. Rai), International Journal of Differential Equations and Applications, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2004.

A Solution of Ovsiannikov-s reduction problem (with S. Rai and C. C. Sastri), International Journal of Differential Equations and Applications, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2002, 157-169.

Remarks on partially invariant solutions of differential equations (with S. Rai and C. C. Sastri), Comm. in Applied Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 4, 2000, 475-480.

Factorisation in approximately poly-normal C*-algebras: products of positive operators, Journal of Natural Geometry, Math. Res. Unit, University of London, Vol. 14, 1998, 93-132.

Factorisation of n-normal operators: products of positive operators, Proc. of the Roy. Irish Academy, Vol. 95A, 1995, 89-108.

Products of decomposable positive operators, Canadian Journal of Mathematics, Vol. 46, No. 4, 1994, 854-871.

B Foundations of Mathematics

The twin paradox (in special relativity) - Working toward functional interpretation, Journal of Macrodynamic Analysis, Vol. 4, 2004, 1-25.

Reflections on progress in mathematics, Journal of Macrodynamic Analysis (Festchchrift edition), Vol. 3, 2003, 97-116.

From Schrdinger to Dirac: On relations and statistics, B.N Prasad Centenary, Commemoration Bull. Allahabad Math. Soc. (Indian Journal of Mathematics), Vol.15, 2000, 69-100.

C Mathematics Pedagogy

Discovering the Laplace transform in undergraduate differential equations (with S. Rai), PRIMUS - Problems, Resources and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies, West Point, Vol. 18, No.4, July 2008, 309-324.

On two types of learning (in mathematics) and implications for teaching, FOCUS - On Learning Problems in Mathematics, Research Council on Mathematics Learning, Mathematical Association of America, Fall 2004, 31-43.

Getting started in calculus, PRIMUS - Problems, Resources and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies, West Point, Volume 13, Issue 1, March 2003, 55 - 74.

DUnder Review

Rapid computation of parameters of a Gumbel distribution for gapped alignment using mixture

distributions. Under review.

E Book

Pathways to Real Analysis (with S. Rai), Narosa Pub., New Delhi, India, 2009.

F Monographs

Discovering Mathematics (Non-refereed), Workshop Mathematics (Archimedes to Lebesgue), Manual for Project Portal to Success in Engineering, FIPSE, Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland, 2007 - 2009.

Introduction to Graph Theory and its Applications (Non-refereed), Mini-Courses in

Mathematical Sciences, Division of Science, Engineering and Mathematics, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD, Fall 2004.