Prior to joining the WSU faculty in 1997, Dr. Taylor conducted
research and software development as a physicist and aerospace engineer at Wright-Patterson AFB, held computer
staff and research/teaching positions at Sinclair
Community College and the University
of Dayton. Dr. Taylor has conducted funded research in optimization,
nonlinear dynamical systems, and computational science. He has over 25 years teaching experience
and most recently teaches discrete structures, numerical linear algebra,
numerical methods, and programming languages for engineers and scientists.
Recently, under NSF and AFOSR funding, he has given several papers at
international computational and aerospace science conferences.
Dr. Taylor also advises Master of Science graduate students in
the Computer Science and Engineering Department.