last change Aug 29, 2014

Tom Kunkle

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
College of Charleston

Contact information

k u n k l e t at c o f c dot e d u

(843) 953-5921 (office)
(843) 953-1410 (fax)

Mailing address for US Postal Service:
Mathematics Department
Robert Scott Small, Room 339
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC 29424

Mailing address for private couriers:
Mathematics Department
Robert Scott Small, Room 339
175 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401-3519

Office: RS Small, Room 327

RS Small is the big pink building opposite Maybank Hall on the Cougar Mall. It is item 23 on the campus map.

Fall 2014 Teaching Schedule

MATH 120

MATH 203

Fall 2014 Office Hours

M 10-10:50, T 12:15-1:15, W 1:30-2:30, F 2-3, or by appointment.

Here are my remaining office hours this semester. If you'd like to see me but can't make these times, please ask for an appointment. As always, you're welcome to use my home number if you have a question.
Mon Dec 1: 10-10:50, 1:30-2:30
Tue Dec 2, 8:30-4
Wed Dec 3, 12-4
Thu Dec 4, 8:30-4
Fri Dec 5, 8:30-4

Class Materials

Syllabus for MATH 101, Maymester 2014

Syllabus for MATH 103, Maymester 2007

Syllabus for MATH 104, Spring 2008

Syllabus for MATH 111, Fall 2013

Syllabus for MATH 120, Fall 2011

Syllabus for MATH 203, Spring 2014

Syllabus for MATH 220, Spring 2013

Syllabus for MATH 221, Fall 2013

YouTube Videos (MATH 101 College Algebra)

Interest (MATH 103 Contemporary Mathematics with Applications)

Additional homework problems for Zill. (MATH 111 Precalculus)

Complex Arithmetic. (MATH 111 Precalculus)

Expanding Binomials with Pascal's Triangle. (MATH 111 Precalculus)

Writing Subspace Proofs (MATH 203 Linear Algebra)

Euler's Formula (MATH 220 Calculus II)


Favard interpolation from subsets of a rectangular lattice, J. Approx. Theory, 163 (2011) 1465-1477.

Favard's interpolation problem in one or more variables, Const. Approx., 18 (2002) 467-478.

Characterizations of multivariate differences and associated exponential splines, J. Approx. Theory, 105 (2000) 19-48.

Exponential box-like splines on nonuniform grids, Const. Approx., 15 (1999) 311-336.

Multivariate differences, polynomials, and splines, J. Approx. Theory, 84 (1996) 290-314.

Box-like splines with nonuniform stepsize, in ``Approximation Theory VIII, Vol.\ 1: Approximation and Interpolation,'' C.K. Chui and L.L Schumaker, eds., World Scientific Publishing Co., 1995, 303-308.

Using quasi-interpolants in a result of Favard, in ``Approximation and Computation,'' R.V.M. Zahar, ed., ISNM 119, Birkh\"auser Verlag, Basel-Boston-Berlin, 1994, 353-357.

Rearrangements of conditionally integrable functions, in ``Approximation, Probability, and Related Fields,'' G. Anastassiou and S.T. Rachev, eds., Plenum Press, 1994.

Lagrange interpolation on a lattice: bounding derivatives by divided differences, J. Approx. Theory 71 (1992), 94-103.


With Dinesh Sarvate: Balanced part ternary designs: some new results, J. Combin. Math. Combin. Comput., 22 (1996), 3-11.

With Dinesh Sarvate: Balanced (Part) Ternary Designs, in ``Handbook of Combinatorial Designs,'' J. Dinitz, C. J. Colbourn, ed.s, CRC Press, Boca Raton, 1996, pp. 233-238.

With Dinesh Sarvate: On ternary designs with a specified number of blocks with repeated elements, Ars Combin., 40 (1995), 129-142.

With Jennifer Seberry: A few more small defining sets for SBIBD(4t-1, 2t-1, t-1), Bull. Inst. Combin. Appl., 12 (1994), 61–64.

JAT 163

CA 15

JAT 84

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