# Adelaide Akers

Assisstant Professor of Mathematics Campus Box 4027 1 Kellogg Circle Emporia State University Emporia, KS 66801 Phone: 620-341-5342 Email: aakers1@emporia.edu Office: Science Hall 243 |

### Joined the department in 2017

### Education

Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO (2017)

M.S. Applied Mathematics, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO (2013)

B.S. Mathematics, Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO (2011)

### Research Areas

My primary research is in the area of steady water waves, which lies at the intersection of nonlinear elliptic partial differential equations, harmonic analysis, functional analysis, and dynamical systems.

### Professional Highlights

Project NExT Fellow

Member of Mathematical Association of America

Member of Kappa Mu Epsilon

### Teaching

MA 161 Calculus I

MA 240 Discrete Mathematics

MA 701 Mathematical Proofs

### Hobbies

Cooking (and eating!) new recipes

Singing and learning to play various musical instruments

Everything baseball/softball

Playing board games

Studying philosophy and theology