# Warren W. Esty

## (Retired 2015) Mathematics Education Faculty

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics,* probablility theory, mathematics education*

## Education

- Ph.D. (1973) and M.A. (1967) University of Wisconsin
- B.A. (1966) Oberlin College

## Contact Information

- email(westy_AT_math.montana.edu)

## Introduction

Professor Esty's research interests are probability theory, statistics in numismatic
and biological processes, and mathematics education. He has published research in
widely varying journals such as *Annals of Statistics*, *American Statistician*, *Annals of Probability*, *Journal of Applied Probability*, *Theoretical Population Biology*, *Journal of the American Statistical Association*,*Mathematical Biosciences*, *Stochastic Processes and their Applications*, *Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics*,*Mathematical Scientist*, *Numismatic Chronicle*, *American Journal of Numismatics*, *Arithmetic Teacher*, *Mathematics Teacher*,*FOCUS on Learning Problems in Mathematics*, *Psychology in Mathematics Education*, the *1996 NCTM Yearbook on Communication in Mathematics* and numerous issues of the *Proceedings of the International Conference on Technology in Collegiate Mathematics*. He has also written three textbooks, The Language of Mathematics, Precalculus, and Proof:
Introduction to Higher Mathematics (with Norah C. Esty).

Updated on: 02/28/2012.