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ODU MathFest "Math is Everywhere" Scavenger Hunt kicks off December 11!
If you're in Hampton Roads and in grades 3rd-8th, we invite you and your family to participate!
ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning (ALEKS-PPL)
Students who require MATH 102M or 103M or a higher math and do not qualify based on SAT or ACT score, transfer credits, or high school GPA should complete ALEKS-PPL.
Taylor Heinicke Was Solving Differential Equations. Then the NFL Called.
From the Wall Street Journal: The quarterback was out of the NFL and had returned to Old Dominion as a student when the Washington Football Team called last year. His math professors watched as their student became an unlikely star.
I use the computational and reasoning skills that I learned almost every day in my job.
Candice Gerstner, Ph.D. | Applied Research Mathematician, National Security Agency
Dr. Gerstner received her M.S. and Ph.D. in computational and applied mathematics from ODU. Read more
Fang Hu | Professor
Research Area: Computational fluids with an emphasis in turbulent mixing
Professor Fang Hu is a world-renowned scholar in the area of Computational Fluid Dynamics. Since 1990, he has secured several external grants totaling more than $1 million.