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Zhu Cao, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics
University of Mississippi
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Contact Information

Hume Hall 214
Phone: (662) 915-1932
Fax: (662) 915-5491

Teaching -Spring 2011

Office Hours: MWF 2:30-4:30 or by appointment
Math 261-2 10:00-10:50 MWF
Math 261-3 11:00-11:50 MWF
Math 264-3 12:00-12:50 MWF

Research Interests

Number theory, including q-series, theta functions, and partitions.
Publication List in MathSciNet

Selected Publications
  • Integer matrix exact covering systems and product identities for theta functions, Int. Math. Res.
    Not. IMRN., published online on December 6, 2010.
  • On Somos' dissection identities, J. Math. Anal. Appl. 365 (2010), no. 2, 659-667.
  • On the applications of roots of unity to q-series, Partitions, q-Series and Modular Forms (K.
    Alladi and F. Garvan, Eds.), Developments in Math., Springer, 2011, to appear.
  • On a Reciprocity Theorem in Ramanujan’s Lost Notebook, submitted.
  • Rational matrix exact covering systems and a certain kind of product identities for theta functions,

Personal Interests
Tennis, Ping-pong, Skiing, Music