Alan  Koch

Alan Koch

Professor of Mathematics

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.6223
Email: akoch@agnesscott.edu

Office Location: Buttrick 329

Office Hours:

Professor Koch is on leave spring semester 2014.


Academic Degrees

B.A., University of Vermont
M.A., State University of New York at Albany
Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Koch's interests include abstract algebra, linear algebra, finite groups, finite fields, number theory, cryptography and algebraic Fibonacci sequences.

Professional Activities

Recent Publications:

(with Chuya Guo, Agnes Scott College '10), Bounds for Fibonacci period growth, Involve, a Journal of Mathematics, Vol. 2, no. 2 (2009), 195-210.

Realizable Hopf algebras killed by [p] over a discrete valuation ring, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol. 33, no. 2c (2008), 315-324.

Hopf Orders via Breuil Modules, Journal of Algebra, Vol. 317 (2007), 291-305.

(with Audrey Malagon, Agnes Scott College '04) p-adic Order Bounded Group Valuations on Abelian Groups, Glasgow Mathematical Journal, Vol. 49 (2007), 269-279.

Web Links

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)