I'm a Professor of Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics here at Amherst College. Before that, I was an NSF-sponsored Research Postdoc in the Math Department at Boston University. Before that, I was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Math Department at the University of Rochester.
I'm also a regular participant at the Five College Number Theory Seminar .
2017 Summer REU on Arithmetic Dynamics
I'll be supervising two Amherst students in an undergraduate research project in Summer 2017. Application deadline is February 10, 2017. Click here for more details.
Research Interests: Number Theory and Dynamics
List of papers (includes abstracts and some pdf files)
Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae
Data from the Small Heights for Cubic Polynomials 2007 REU
Data from the Small Heights for Quadratic Polynomials 2011 REU
Data from the Small Heights for Quadratic Rational Functions 2011 REU
Slides from some of my talks
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
P. O. Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000
Office: Seeley Mudd 403
Office Phone: (413) 542-8562
Fax: (413) 542-2550
E-mail: rlbenedetto at amherst dot edu