## Research and Grants

### Professional Papers

Journal Published by MAA.

Math Articles in Scientific American magazine.

### Journals

This page contains a list of mathematics journals with articles on the Web and a list of Web sites for printed journals.

### References

Academic Info about Mathematics ** **AcademicInfo is a free online education resource center for students (and other researchers). Created by Mike Madin. In the Online Subject Guides scroll down to “M” and find mathematical references.

Atomic Clocks and Units

This is a link to the NIST Time and Frequency site. This particular page contains frequently asked questions about time, time signals, units for time measurement, Julian Dates, and related topics

Cal Tech Mathematics Library ** **Site contains abstracts, indices, institutes, associations, centers, databases, societies, e-Journals, calculators. Algebra, algebraic geometry, analysis, combinatorics, mathematical logic, number theory, topology.

Complexity Theory ** **Eric W. Weisstein. "Complexity Theory." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

Constants, Table of ** **List of many constants for the fields of math, engineering, and science. Site is part of NIST Standard Reference Database.

Dave´s Spanish-English Dictionary

Alphabetical listing of mathematical words translated from English into Spanish.

Dictionaries, Quotations, Biographies ** **Site is "Back2College" aimed at people returning to college after several years of absence. The site is maintained by Thomas Edison State College (New Jersey).

Diving Depths ** **Diving Records from the "Ocean Planet" Exhibition" at the Smithsonian. Includes depths of bathysphere, Titanic, octopus, amphipod , and others.

English Japanese Dictionary ** **Jeffrey´s Japanese-English Dictionary Server. This server was being developed by Jeffrey Friedl. Omron Corporation permitted him the time and facilities to develop this server.

English, French, Italian and Spanish Dictionary ** **Type a word and have it translated. The WordReference Dictionaries are free online translation dictionaries. Created and maintained by Michael Kellogg, WordReference.com, McLean, Virginia, USA.

EqWorld - The World of Mathematical Equations ** **A free online site presenting extensive information on algebraic, ordinary differential, partial differential, integral, functional, and other mathematical equations: exact solutions and methods. Tables, articles, references, software, books, and more.

ERIC Educational Resources Information Center ** **The Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a federally funded, nationwide information network designed to provide you with ready access to education literature

Eric Weisstein´s World of Mathematics ** **Created by Eric Weisstein, it is now called Wolfram MathWorld. MathWorld is a comprehensive and interactive mathematics encyclopedia intended for students, educators, math enthusiasts, and researchers.

Euclid´s Elements ** **This site contains all thirteen books of Euclid´s Elements illustrated with Java applets.

Flatland ** **A romance of many dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott 1838-1926. What if we didn´t live in a three-dimensional world? What would life be like?.

Glossary of Math Terms ** **Multimedia glossary of math terms. Interactive site with sound available.

Historical Meaning of Math Words ** **These pages attempt to show the first uses of various words used in mathematics. Research for these pages is ongoing, and a citation should not be assumed to be the earliest use unless it is indicated as such.

Interactive Mathematics Dictionary ** **Terms and definitions listed alphabetically in frames. There are subcategories for major topics. Many definitions have graphics.

Iowa State Common Mathematical Formulae ** **Links to common mathematical formulas provided by Iowa State University´s Mathematics Department.

MacTutor Math Archive ** **Resources: biographies,history topics, famous curves, mathematician of the day, search archive, wide range of topics.

Math 2, formerly Dave´s Math Tables ** **Contains interactive sites, message board, chat-box, and e-white board. Site includes math tables, identities, and related information for general math, algebra, trigonometry, geometry, calculus, linear algebra, many more

Math Dictionary ** **Alphabetical listing of mathematical terms and their meanings. Some examples given in the body of the definition. Site is part of larger Math Homework Help site.

Math Glossary ** **Alphabetical listing of math terms and their definitions. Active hyperlinks are also found in the body of the definition. These additional hyperlinks will take you to visual representations.

Math Words ** **Dictionary of math terms. Use index at left margin of site. Created by Bruce Simmons, Math Teacher at St. Stephen´s Episcopal School, Austin, Texas.

Mathematical Atlas, The ** **The Mathematical Atlas is a collection of articles about aspects of mathematics at and above the university level, but (usually) not at the level of current research.

Mathematics WWW Virtual Library ** **Resources: math addresses, bibliographies, math web servers (high schools and colleges), math education, e-journals, preprints, specialized fields, TeX archive

Merriam Webster Online.

Online dictionary.

Metric Conversions ** **US/Metric Conversion Tables: Area, Mass, Volume, Length, Joules, and more.

Metric Conversions: CIA Appendix ** **Conversion formula as well as units and terminology of large and small numbers, e.g. giga, deca, decimilla, etc. This is a very large and complete list of conversions.

On-line Math Dictionary ** **Very brief to-the-point definitions of mathematical terms.

Planet Math ** **PlanetMath is a virtual community which aims to help make mathematical knowledge more accessible.There is a mathematics encyclopedia, and there are books, expositions, papers, and forums.

Quotations ** **Quotations from pages located at the mathematics department at Furman University.

Tables: Math Reference Table (Math2) ** **Reference Tables for General Math, Algebra, Geometry, Trig, Discrete Math, Statistics, Calculus, and other references.

The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences

Online encyclopedia.

Trigonometry tables ** **Part of a site called "An introduction to trigonometry". Identities with simple, clean graphical illustrations.

Webopedia ** **Encyclopedia of terms and definitions associated with all aspects of the World Wide Web. Excellent cross referenced links. Very clear definitions.

Xah´s Home Page ** **A virtual dictionary of geometry. Topics include: A Visual Dictionary of Special Plane Curves, Wallpaper Groups, Mathematics Graphics Gallery, Great Math Programs, Mathematica Packages, and more.

YourDictionary. ** **Links to foreign language dictionaries.

### Libraries

### Unsolved Math Problems

Unsolved problem links.

Problems open for solution.

Reimann hypothesis problem.

Created, developed, and nurtured by Eric Weisstein at Wolfram Research.

### Grants

Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program

A year-long fellowship for a K-12 math and/or science teacher to work in a congressional office or federal agency. Monthly stipend, travel, and moving expenses are included. Program administered by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)

General Index of grants, development funds, scholarships. You do not need an account to search the catalog and view Federal assistance programs.

Council for International Exchange of Scholars for faculty

The Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) is a private organization founded in 1947 to assist the U.S. government in administering the Fulbright Scholar Program

Council for International Exchange of Scholars for students

The Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) is a private organization founded in 1947 to assist the U.S. government in administering the Fulbright Scholar Program

e-School News: Funding Center

Programs, funding sources, recent awards, award deadlines, and technology funding information.

(The) Foundation Center

Outstanding site for information about grants, news related to grants, and the listing of seminars on grant writing as well as grant funding resources.

Foundation Center: Finding Funders

A site that lists more than 2,000 grantmaker Web sites. The site includes Private, Corporate, Public Charity, and Community Foundations

Foundation Center On Line Library

Extensive information on writing grants, free and fee grant workshops, grant sources

Funding Sources (Suggested by Texas Instruments)

This site lists private and governmental funding sources for grants. The site is maintained by Texas Instruments.

Grants.gov

"Grants.gov is THE single access point for over 900 grant programs offered by the 26 Federal grant-making agencies. "

Grant Writing Sites (Suggested by Texas Instruments)

How to write grants, grant seminars, articles on grant writing. Site is maintained by Texas Instruments.

MAA Grants

Mathematics Association of America Grant Opportunities. Select from four categories. Use this link to complete electronic application.

MAA Grant Writing Info

Tips for writing effective grant proposals. Site created by Mathematics Association of America.

Mathematics Education Trust MET

Scholarships and Grants to provide funds for special projects that enhance the teaching and learning of mathematics.

Martindales´ Grant Information

Links to a many sites world-wide related to grants, grant writing, foundations. Copyright, All Rights Reserved, Jim Martindale.

U.S. Dept. of Education: Grants

ED offers three kinds of grants: Discretionary grants: awarded using a competitive process, Student loans or grants: to help students attend college, Formula grants: uses formulas determined by Congress and has no application process. Use this link to locate and apply for any of these three grant type.