Nicholas S. Luke

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentMathematics

Phone336-285-3520

Fax336-256-0876

Emailluke@ncat.edu

OfficeMarteena Hall
Room: 107

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Nicholas S. Luke

Education

Ph D: Applied Mathematics - Computational Mathematics, North Carolina State University, 2006

MS: Applied Mathematics, North Carolina State University, 2004

BS: Applied Mathematics, North Carolina A&T State University, 2001

BS: Mathematics , North Carolina A&T State University, 2001


Research Interests

Development and analysis of mathematical models, especially those pertaining to biological applications. Fields of interest include Epidemiology, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics.


Recent Publications

Arangala,  Crista  Luke,  Nicholas  Yokley,  Karen  ( 2018).  Mathematical Modeling: Branching Beyond Calculus.    CRC Press|Taylor & Francis Group.

Cousins-Cooper,  Kathy  Nelson,  Katrina  Kim,  Seongtae  Luke,  Nicholas  ( 2017).  The effect of the math emporium instructional method on students' performance in college algebra.  ( 1,  5,  pp. 1-13).   European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education.

Cousins-Cooper,  Kathy  Nelson,  Katrina  Kim,  Seongtae  Luke,  Nicholas  ( 2017).  The Effect of the Math Emporium Instructional Method on Students' Performance in College Algebra.  ( 1,  5,  pp. 1-13).   European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education.

Cousins-Cooper,  Kathy  Luke,  Nicholas  Redd,  Thomas  ( 2016).  College Algebra & Trigonometry for Engineers and Scientists Workbook.    Pearson.

Cousins-Cooper,  Kathy  Luke,  Nicholas  Redd,  Thomas  ( 2016).  Fundamentals of Algebra & Trigonometry Workbook.  ( 3rd,  ).   Pearson.

Smith,  Raymond  Archibald,  Aleah  MacCarthy,  Elijah  Liu,  Liping  Luke,  Nicholas  ( 2016).  A Mathematical Investigation of Vaccination Strategies to Prevent a Measles Epidemic.    North Carolina Journal of Mathematics and Statistics.

Yokley,  Karen  Luke,  Nicholas  Luke,  Nicholas  Rouiller,  Adrienne  ( 2015).  Computational Sensitivity Analysis on a Mathematical Model of Epileptic Seizures.  ( 1,  4,  pp. 18).   Biomath.

Luke,  Nicholas  DeVito,  Michael  Shah,  Imran  El-Masri,  Hisham  ( 2010).  Development of a Quantitative Model of Pregnane X Receptor (PXR) Mediated Xenobiotic Metabolizing Enzyme Induction.  ( 7,  72,  pp. 1799-1819).   Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.

Luke,  Nicholas  DeVito,  Michael  Portier,  Christopher  El-Masri,  Hisham  ( 2010).  Employing a Mechanistic Model for the MAPK Pathway to Examine the Impact of Cellular All or None Behavior on Overall Tissue Response.  ( 3,  8,  pp. 347-367).   Dose Response.

Luke,  Nicholas  Sams II,  Reeder  DeVito,  Michael  Conolly,  Rory  El-Masri,  Hisham  ( 2010).  Development of a Quantitative Model Incorporating Key Events in a Hepatotoxic Mode of Action to Predict Tumor Incidence.  ( 1,  115,  pp. 253-266).   Toxicological Sciences.

Banks,  Harvey  Luke,  Nicholas  Samuels,  Johnny  ( 2007).  Viscoelasticity in Polymers: Phenomenological to Molecular Mathematical Modeling.  ( 4,  23,  pp. 817-831).   Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations.

Banks,  H  Furati,  K  Ito,  K  Luke,  Nicholas  Smith,  Cassie  ( 2003).  Acoustic Attenuation Employing Variable Wall Admittance.  In Anders Rantzer, Christopher I. Byrnes,  Directions in Mathematical Systems Theory and Optimization    Springer, Berlin.

Yokley,  Karen  DeVincent,  Jaclyn  Luke,  Nicholas  A Computational Investigation of the Ventilation Structure and Maximum Rate of Metabolism for a Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Model of Inhaled Xylene.