John R. Rice: biographical and professional notes

  title={John R. Rice: biographical and professional notes},
  author={John R. Rice},
  journal={Mathematics and Computers in Simulation},
  • J. Rice
  • Published 15 December 2000
  • Education
  • Mathematics and Computers in Simulation
small Oklahoma towns and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia before entering Oklahoma State University in 1951. He studied mathematics there (B.S. 1954, M.S. 1956) and then at the California Institute of Technology (Ph.D. 1959). He spent one year at the National Bureau of Standards in Washington, D.C. on a National Research Council postdoctoral fellowship, and then four years as a research mathematician at the General Motors Research Laboratories in Michigan. He came to Purdue University in 1964 as Professor…