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Titu Andreescu


  • math
  • girls and math
  • math education
  • math competitions
  • Quadratic Diophantine analysis
  • r-Diophantine representability
  • AwesomeMath
  • Pell's equation
  • children and math
  • girl math ability
  • international math scores


Katherine Morales

Expert at a Glance

Titu Andreescu, Ph.D. School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Associate Professor of Science Education

Dr. Andreescu is interested in mathematics education for highly gifted students.  To help motiviate the next generation of math scholars — one of his passions — he founded and directs AwesomeMath, which is a summer math program and a lecture series. Andreescu also created a free online journal on mathematical problem solving called “Mathematical Reflections.”

In his field of mathematics , his area of expertise is with Diophantine Analysis, with emphasis on Quadratic Diophantine Equations and he has solved or otherwise provided important results that offspring from the general Pell’s equation. 

He received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of West Timisoara in Romania.



Updated: December 17, 2008