Eugene Fiorini
e.fiorini(at)fioriniandassociates(dot)com
efiorini(at)dimacs(dot)rutgers(dot)edu
Education
University of Delaware PhD, MS, Mathematics
Graduate Work, Mathematics Education
Temple University MS, Statistics
University of New Hampshire Graduate Work, Mathematics Education
Pennsylvania State University BS Mathematics (Science/Business concentrations)
Areas of Special Interest
Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Statistics, Biomathematics, Mathematical Forensics, Discrete Mathematical Modeling, Mathematics and Science Education
Professional Employment

Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Aug 2015  Aug 2020 Truman Koehler Professor of Mathematics 
Rutgers University  Center for Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science
Jul 2008  Aug 2015 DIMACS Associate Director & Research Professor 
Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA
Apr 2004  Aug 2007 Associate Dean & Interim Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Sep 1999  Apr 2004 Chair, University Scholarship Committee
May 2006  Jun 2008 Professor of Mathematics
Apr 1998  May 2006 Associate Professor of Mathematics
Sep 1993  Apr 1998 Assistant Professor of Mathematics 
Washington College, Chestertown, MD
Sep 1993  Aug 1994 Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Director, Mathematics Tutoring Center 
Widener University, Chester, PA
Sep 1991  Aug 1993 Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics
Sample of Recent Grants
National Science Foundation (Served as PI, CoPI, or Senior Personnel)

â€‹REU: Research Challenges of Computational Methods in Discrete Mathematics
Moravian University, DMS2150299 
REU: Research Challenges of Computational and Experimental Mathematics
Moravian University, DMS1852378 
Algebraic and Extremal Graph Theory Conference
University of Delaware, DMS1649807 
REU: Research Challenges in Identifying Integer Sequences Using the OEIS
Muhlenberg College, DMS1560019 
Conference on Challenges of Identifying Integer Sequences
DIMACSRutgers University, DMS1445898 
DIMACS REU in Computing Theory and Multidisciplinary Applications
DIMACSRutgers University, CCF1263082 
NSF REU PI Meeting
Philadelphia, PA, Subaward to CCF1004956 
DIMACS/DIMATIA US/Czech International REU Program
DIMACSRutgers University, CCF1004956 
Challenge of Interdisciplinary Education: MathBio
DIMACSRutgers University, COMAP, DRL1020166 
Effects of Genome Structure and Sequence and Sequence on the Generation of Variation and Evolution Conference
DIMACS Rutgers University, CCF0432013 
DIMACS/CCICADA/DIMATIA Research Experiences for Undergraduates
DIMACSRutgers University, CCF0648985 
USAfrican Biomathematics Initiative
DIMACSRutgers University, DMS0829652
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Professional Organizations and Private Foundations (Served as PI)

SLIMES: Spotted Lanternfly Investigated through Mathematical and Environmental Sciences
Trexler Foundation, Allentown, PA
Mathematical Association of America Tensor Grant, Washington, DC 
Workshop on NIMBY: Mathematical and Computational Tools for Decision Making
Mathematics for Planet Earth, NSF DMS1246305 
Community College Writers Workshop: Sustainability Modules for the College Classroom
Mathematics for Planet Earth, NSF DMS1246305 
InForMMS: Investigating Forensic Mysteries through the Mathematical Sciences
Mathematical Association of America Tensor Grant, Washington, DC 
InForMMS: Investigating Forensic Mysteries through the Mathematical SciencesPlus
Trexler Foundation, Allentown, PA
Mathematical Association of America Tensor Grant, Washington, DC 
Mathematical Association of America NREUP

Identifying Sieves and Primitive Integer Triples Using the OEIS

Topologically Equivalent Graphs and Pattern Recognition

Applying Graphs to Twitter and Brain Connectivity

Sustainability and Graph Theory

Graph Theory, Algorithms, and Applications

Modeling Hudson River Species and Class0 Subgraphs

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Publications
Journal Articles

Cycles & Girth in Pebble Assignment Graphs (w. J. Johnston, M. Lind A. Woldar & W. H. T. Wong), Graphs and Combinatorics, accepted.

On Properties of Pebble Assignment Graphs (w. M. Lind & A. Woldar), Graphs and Combinatorics, 38(45) 2021.

On the Assignment Graphs of Oriented Graphs (w. J. Glassband, G. Koch, S. Lebiere, X. Liu, E. Sabini, N. Shank, & A. Woldar), arXiv:2111.04882[math.CO], Nov 2021.

Characterizing Winning Positions in the Impartial Twoplayer Pebbling Game on Complete Graphs (w. M. Lind, A. Woldar, & W. H. T. Wong), Journal of Integer Sequences, 24(6) 2021.

Nimber sequences of NodeKayles Games (w. S. Brown, S. Daugherty, B. Maldonado, D. ManzanoRuiz, S. Rainville, R. Waechter, & T. W. H. Wong), Journal of Integer Sequences, 23(3) 2020.

Preface to the Special Issue of Discrete Mathematics: Dedicated to the Algebraic and Extremal Graph Theory Conference, August 710, 2017, University of Delaware, USA (w. S. Cioaba, R. Coulter, & Q. Xiang), Discrete Mathematics, 342(10), October 2019

Primes and perfect powers in the Catalan triangle (w. N. Benjamin, G. Fickes, E. JaramilloRodriquez, E. Jovinelly, & T. W. H. Wong), Journal of Integer Sequences, 22(6) 2019.

Coordinating a large, amalgamated REU program with Multiple Funding Sources (w. K. Myers & Y. Naqvi), Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies (PRIMUS), Spring 2017

Connectance, robustness, and the Hudson River food web (w. U. GhoshDastidar), Proceedings of 2014 International Conference of Business and Applied Sciences Academy of North America (BAASANA), 2014

Undergraduates and research: motivations, challenges, and the path forward (w. W. E. Wong, J. Ding, and C. Hansen), Proceedings of IEEE CSEE&T, May 2013.

Graph pebbling: symmetric class0 subgraphs of complete graphs (in preparation, with V. deSilva and C.J. Verbeck), DIMACS Technical Report, 2012

Powerpoint presentation: ship it – textbooks go global, IPSL Proceedings, Spring 2006

The future interdisciplinary classroom, Project Kalidescope Proceedings , Spring 1999

Extremal properties of generalized fourgons, SSHEMA Conference Proceedings, Spring 1998

Developing mathematicsrelated activities for the classroom. (with A. Acusta & J. Miller), Mathematics and Computer Education, 1998

Increasing student activity levels. (joint with D. Ensley), Proteus, 1998

An extremal characterization of the incidence graphs of projective planes. (with F. Lazebnik), Acta Applicandae Mathematicae, 1998

On the maximum number of 8cycles in a bipartite graph of girth at least six. (with F. Lazebnik), Congressus Numerantium, 1994
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Contributions to the OnLine Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences
A259558, A259559, A259562, A259564, A260360, A260373, A260374, A260375, A275481, A275586, A308853, A309088, A309089, A309257, A309258, A309259, A309344, A309345, A316533, A316629, A316632, A316781, A317027, A317367, A336764, A340631, A346189, A346197, A346198, A346199, A346204, A346401, A347637
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Books, Chapters, Modules

Time Series Applications in EnergyRelated Issues. (w. K. Shirley) CCICADA, 2017

Modeling Neuron Networks: The neuroscience of pain. (w. T. Cannon), COMAP, 2016

CrIME: Criminal investigation through mathematical examination. (w. L. Godbold, T. Fleetwood), COMAP, 2016

Smart Driving: reducing emissions by choosing “greenest’ path . (w. B. Piccoli), DIMACS, 2013

Modeling reality with functions: graphical, numerical, analytical, (w. J. Miller) 1st ed. KendallHunt, Spring, 2000
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Graduate Student Thesis Advisor

Gail Auimiller, 2002, Development of Algebra Manipulatives.

Gaynaile Nowak, 2001, Statistical analysis of insurance data.

Jason Rosenberry, 1999, Development of webbased geometry activities.

Michael Failor, 1997, Acceptable meconium drug testing methods based on the analysis of false positive and falsenegative test results.

Cindy Martin, 1997, Classification of counterexamples to a generalization of Ore’s theorem.

Amy Smith, 1997, Developmental steps in geometry.

Mark Yost,1996, An alternative approach to Redei’s theorem.