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Professor Eric Moorhouse

Dr. Moorhouse Eric Moorhouse, Ph.D., University of Toronto
Professor of Mathematics
Ross Hall 216 | +1-307-766-4394
Research interests: Finite geometry


Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Toronto, 1987
M.Sc. Mathematics, University of Toronto, 1984
B.Sc. Mathematics, University of Toronto, 1980

About Dr. Moorhouse

Eric Moorhouse joined the University of Wyoming faculty in 1989. He came to the University of Wyoming from the University of Oregon.

His mathematical interests include projective geometry, codes and designs, non-associative structures, algebraic combinatorics, and information theory. He tries to use a variety of tools, both experimental (practical programming with computers) and theoretical (methods from group theory, algebraic geometry, number theory and mathematical logic). He loves teaching at all levels of the mathematics curriculum, both graduate and undergraduate.

Representative publications

  1. G. Eric Moorhouse and Penttila, Tim, Groups of projective planes with differing numbers of point and line orbits, to appear in Journal of Algebra.
  2. G. Eric Moorhouse, Codes of nets and projective planes, in Error-Correcting Codes, Finite Geometries and Cryptography, A. Bruen and D. Wehlau (eds.) , Contemporary Mathematics 523, American Mathematical Society, Providence RI, 2010, pp. 207-216.
  3. G. Eric Moorhouse, Approaching some problems in finite geometry through algebraic geometry in Algorithmic Algebraic Combinatorics and Gröbner Bases, G. Jones, A. Jurišić, M. Muzychuk and I. Ponomarenko (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2009, pp. 285-296.
  4. G. Eric Moorhouse, On projective planes of order less than 32, pp. 149-162 in Finite Geometries, Groups, and Computation, A. Hulpke et. al. (eds.), de Gruyter, Berlin, 2006.
  5. G. Eric Moorhouse, Ovoids and translation planes from lattices, in Mostly Finite Geometries, N. L. Johnson (ed.), Marcel Dekker, 1997, pp. 123-134.

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