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Dr. Nicola Oswald

Research assistant, Fachbereich C - Mathematik und Informatik, University of Wuppertal

Vita

October 2017 - September 2018 Guest Professorship, focus: gender and diversity in mathematics, University of Hanover, Institute for Mathematics Education

April - September 2017 Deputy Professorship, substituting for Professor Dr. Klaus Volkert, working group History and Education of Mathematics, University of Wuppertal, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science.

August–October 2016 Invited Researcher at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich.

Since May 2015 Post-doc position in the working group History and Education of Mathematics, Prof. Dr. Klaus Volkert, University of Wuppertal, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science.

November 2014 Doctorate in Number Theory, supervisor Prof. Dr. Jörn Steuding, University of Würzburg, Department of Mathematics, Chair of Complex Analysis.

Since January 2012 Kursentwicklung, Design and development of e-learning courses, Virtual University of Bavaria.

Since May 2011 Research Assistant, University of Würzburg, Department of Mathematics, Chair of Complex Analysis, Working group Number Theory.

Focus of Work

History of Mathematics, Gender and Maths, Mathematical Education, Historical Network Research, Number Theory

Research and Practice projects (selection)

Publications (selection)

"Aspects of Zeta-Function Theory in the Mathematical Works of Adolf Hurwitz"2015, joint work with Jörn Steuding, Gedenkband „From Arithmetic to Zeta Functions - Number Theory in Memory of Wolfgang Schwarz'', Springer (to appear)

"Four Faces of Diophantine Analysis. Summerschool Proceedings"2015, joint work with Bujačić, S., Kristensen, S., Matala-aho, T. (submitted)

"The unknown Hurwitz" 2015, submitted

"Hurwitz's Complex Continued Fractions. A Historical Approach and Modern Perspectives. (Dissertation)" 2014, OPUS Publikationsservice, University of Würzburg

"David Hilbert, ein Schüler von Adolf Hurwitz?" 2014, Siegener Beiträge zur Geschichte und Philosophie der Mathematik, Bd. 4

"Adolf Hurwitz faltet Papier." 2014, Mathematische Semesterberichte Oktober 62/2, digital: DOI 10.1007/s00591-014-0139-z

"Kurioses und Unterhaltsames aus den mathematischen Tagebüchern von Adolf Hurwitz." 2014, Tagungsband, Österreichisches Symposium zur Geschichte der Mathematik

"An insightful letter exchange between Hurwitz and Hilbert." 2014, submitted

Monographie "Ein sanfter Einstieg in die höhere Mathematik: Elementare Zahlentheorie." 2014, Lehrbuch im Springer-Verlag, gemeinsam mit Jörn Steuding, ISBN-10: 3662442477, ISBN-13: 978-3662442470

"Complex Continued Fractions -- Early Work of the Brothers Adolf and Julius Hurwitz." 2014, joint work with Jörn Steuding, Archive for History of Exact Sciences, 68: 499–528

"Diophantine Approximation of Complex Numbers." 2015, Siauliai Mathematical Seminar vol. 9(18) 2015

"Complex Continued Fractions with Constraints on Their Partial Quotients." 2013, Voronoi Conference Proceedings, joint work with Hans Höngesberg and Jörn Steuding

"Sums of Continued Fractions to the Nearest Integer." 2013, joint work with Jörn Steuding, Annales Univ. Sci. Budapest., Sect. Comp. 39:321–332

"Die Irrationalität von Zeta(3) – Beweisanalyse und Verallgemeinerungen" 2011, Diplomarbeit, digital veröffentlicht

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Casegroup

Mathematics, Natural Sciences