Dewey Taylor

Dewey Taylor, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

(804) 828-5569

Harris Hall 4160

Education

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, North Carolina State University
  • M.S. in Mathematics, North Carolina State University
  • B.S. in Mathematics, Virginia Commonwealth University

Research Interests

  • Graph theory
  • Algebra
  • Product graphs
  • Domination in graphs
  • Algebraic monoids

Select Publications

  • Direct product factorization of bipartite graphs with bipartion-reversing involutions (with G. A. Asmerom, R. H. Hammack, C. Larson), SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics, 23(4), 2010, pp. 2042–2052.
  • Bruhat order on J-classes of reductive monoids, Semigroup Forum, Vol. 78, 2009, pp. 7–13.
  • Perfect r-codes in strong products of graphs (with G. A. Asmerom, R. H. Hammack), Bulletin of the Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications, Vol. 55, 2009, pp. 66–72.
  • Factorial properties of graphs (with G. A. Asmerom, R. H. Hammack), Australasian Journal of Combinatorics, 44, 2009, pp. 256–262.
  • Perfect r-codes in lexicographic products of graphs, Ars. Combinatoria, Vol. 93, 2009, pp. 215–223.
  • Total perfect codes in tensor products of graphs (with G. A. Asmerom and R. H. Hammack), Ars Combinatoria, Vol. 88, 2008, pp. 129-134.
  • Fine Bruhat intersections for reductive monoids, International Journal of Algebra and Computation, Vol. 16, No. 6, 2006, pp. 1181-1196.

Affiliations

  • American Mathematical Society
  • Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications

Awards

  • Nominee for Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Humanities and Sciences, VCU 2014
  • Nominee for Distinguished Advising Award, College of Humanities and Sciences, VCU 2013
  • Maltbie Teaching Award, N.C. State University, 2004
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, N.C. State University, 2000