Dr. Peter McCalla

Title: 
Lecturer of Mathematics
Office Location: 
Carnegie Hall 254
Phone: 
(443) 885-3952
Email: 
Peter.McCalla@morgan.edu
Education:

Ph.D. Howard University, 2013
M.S. Howard University, 2009
B.S. Morgan State University, 2006

Education:

Ph.D. Howard University, 2013
M.S. Howard University, 2009
B.S. Morgan State University, 2006

Research Interests:

Number theory, particularly in character theory and elliptic curves. The main interest is to study properties of hyperelliptic curves using character sums.

Selected Publications:

  • P. McCalla, F. Ramaroson, On the maximality of certain hyperelliptic curves with an application to character sums, Comm. In Math. Anal. 18(2), 1938-9787, 2015
  • W. Ristenpart, P. McCalla, R. Roy, H. Stone, Coalescence of spreading droplets on a wettable substrate, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 064501, 2006.