Robert McKelvey discusses coming to the University of Montana, Missoula in 1970 to work on the application of mathematics in regards to natural resource research. He describes his part in establishing the Ph. D. in mathematics program, his multi-disciplinary collaborations, his publications, and the advantages and drawbacks of teaching at a smaller university.
Mathematical application; Natural resource issues; Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (9 p.: 28 cm.)
McKelvey, Robert, "Robert McKelvey Interview, February 10, 2000" (2000). University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project. 6.