# S.C. Locke

**Note**:
The mathematics server is now "euler.math.fau.edu" rather than "www.math.fau.edu". It will probably take me a long time to change all of my web-pages to reflect this.

How to contact me.

Problem of the Week
CG talk 2020

BA/BS Checkout Sheet
(* add MAT 4937 *),
BA Flow Chart,
BS Flow Chart,
Mathematics Introductory Sequences,
Sample 4-year schedule,
Math Jobs,

Admission to Mathematics Graduate Program from some other Discipline.

The Combinatorics Conference.
My course syllabi.
ALEKS FAQ.
FAU text only page.
Bylaws.

The national test (Grade 8).

## Background Information

- Professor,
Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Florida Atlantic University.
- Ph.D. in
Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo,
1982.

Ph.D. Supervisor: Professor
J.A. Bondy.

Thesis title: * Extremal Properties of Paths, Cycles and k-Colourable Subgraphs of Graphs*

Academic Family Tree,
via the mathematics genealogy project.
- M.Math.
(
Combinatorics and Optimization)
University of Waterloo, 1976.
- B.Math.
(
Combinatorics and Optimization
and
Pure Mathematics)
University of Waterloo, 1975.
Putnam competitor for all four years. Our team won in 1974.
- Married since 1974 to
Joanne Thomson Locke B.Math. 1977, B.A. 1979, U.W. Sons
Daniel (attended PBSC),
and Geoffrey
(Jeff),
B.F.A. 2007, FAU.

Graph Theory
and Graph Theory Algorithms, particularly Dirac-type conditions and long cycles,
independence ratio in triangle-free graphs. Recently: some papers in Combinatorial Game Theory.

1995 recipient of a **Teaching Incentive Award**.
Thank you to all the students who wrote
letters on my behalf.

1998-1999 recipient of an **Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising**.

## Hobbies

**
Shichidan (October 24, 2022-present) and Master Examiner (2008-present):
Judo**

Godan: Ju-Jitsu May 24, 1995.

### Tomodachi Judo Club

Information on the
Tomodachi Judo Club
(Boca Raton, Boynton Beach).

Telephone: 561-496-7000

Duplicate Bridge:
American
Contract Bridge League, Bronze Life Master (2008),
Silver Life Master (2017)

## The links below may be too old now, and I do not spend a lot of time trying to update them.

University Positions (mainly non-academic)
## Sun-Sentinel's College Page
with links to Florida Universities and Junior Colleges

July 2009

Last modified March 13, 2008, by S.C. Locke.