peter slater
Mathematics & Computer Science Professor Peter Slater passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016

He joined the faculty at UAH in 1981 as an associate professor with an established national reputation in applied mathematics.  A dedicated student advisor, colleague and friend, he will be greatly missed by the UAH community and the many lives that he touched here.

The UAH College of Science advances cutting-edge research and offers first-rate degree programs thanks to our distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities. Our location in Huntsville facilitates partnerships and collaborations with NASA, the US Army, NOAA, the HudsonAlpha Institute of Biotechnology, and the numerous high-tech companies located in Cummings Research Park, the second largest research park in the country.

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