Allen D. Bell

Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
Office Phone: 414--229--4233
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Born December 13, 1954 in San Diego, CA; U.S. Citizen


B.A. (Mathematics) University of California at Santa Barbara 1977
Ph.D. (Mathematics) University of Washington, Seattle, WA 1984


Localization and ideal theory in Noetherian crossed products and differential operator rings
Supervisor: Professor Robert B. Warfield, Jr.

Area of research:

Algebra (Non-commutative Ring Theory)

Professional Experience:

1984-87 Instructor, University of Utah
1987-88 Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Southern California
1988-91 Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
1991-present Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Ph.D. Students Supervised:

Irmgard Redman (Ph.D. 1996), Ken Price (Ph.D. 1997)

Selected Talks Given:

Talks at AMS annual meeting in Louisville (1984), CMS annual meeting in Kingston (1987), AMS regional meeting in Las Cruces (1988), AMS regional meeting in Chicago (1989), MSRI microprogram on noncommutative rings (1989), AMS regional meeting in Muncie (1989), AMS regional meeting in South Bend (1991), AMS reginal meeting in Dayton (1992), Ring Theory meeting in Durham, England (1992), AMS regional meeting in Merida, Mexico (1993), Dennison meeting in Columbus (1994), AMS annual meeting in San Francisco (1995), Non-commutative algebra conference in Seattle (1997), AMS Regional Meeting in Milwaukee (1997)
Talks in seminars at six universities and in colloquia at twelve (1983-present)

Refereeing, reviewing:

Have refereed articles for Communications in Algebra, Transactions and Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, Proceedings and Journal of the London Mathematical Society, Journal of Algebra, Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society, Oxford Quarterly Journal of Mathematics
Reviewer for Mathematical Reviews
Have refereed grant proposals for the NSF, the NSA, and the Candadian NSERC

Honors, Grants, Memberships:

Allendoerfer and ARCS fellow while a graduate student at University of Washington; Faculty starter grant at University of Utah; principal investigator on NSA research grant 1992-1994.
Member American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of America


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