### Moa Apagodu

**EDUCATION**

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, Rutgers University, NJ, May 2006.

Dissertation Advisor : Doron Zeilberger

Master of Science in Mathematics, Temple University, PA, May 2001.

Advanced Diploma in Mathematics, ICTP {The Abdus Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics} Italy, August 1996.

Master of Science in Mathematics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, June 1994.

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, June 1990.

**RESEARCH**

Enumerative and Algebraic Combinatorics, Hypergeometric Series and Generalizations, Symbolic Computation, and Combinatorial Number Theory

**SELECTED PUBLICATIONS**

- [M. Apagodu, D. Zeilberger], Searching for Strange Hypergeometric Identities by Sheer Brute Force, INTEGERS, 8(2008), A36.
- [M. Apagodu, D. Zeilberger], FIVE Applications of WIlf-Zeilberger Theory to Enumeration and Probability, Latest Advances in Symbolic Algorithms”, World Scientific, Aug. 2007.
- [M. Apagodu and D. Zeilberger], Multi-Variable Zeilberger and Almkvist-Zeilberger Algorithms and the Sharpening of Wilf-Zeilberger Theory, Adv. Appl. Math.
- [M. Apagodu, Infinite families of accelerating series for some classical constants using the MWZ Method, {\it J. of Discrete
- Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Sciences}, vol {\bf{7}} no 1 (2005), pp. 11-24.
- [M. Apagodu and D. Zeilberger], Sharp Upper Bounds for the Orders of The Recurrences Outputted by the Zeilberger and q-Zeilberger Algorithms, {\it J. Symb. Computation, {\bf 39} (2005), 201-207}.
- [M. Apagodu], Series Evaluations of a Quartic Integrals. Ramanujan J., 24 (2011), 147-150.
- [M. Apagodu, D. Zeilberger], Some nice sums are almost as nice if you turn them upside down. J. Combinatorics and Number Theory, Volume 2 (2010), issue 1, Paper Number 5.

**PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION**

AMS and MAA