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Welcome to the Web Site of

Professor Steven Roman

Herein is an accounting of almost all of my life's work, including my:

Please follow the links on the left for more information.


An Introduction to Discrete Mathematics

My book An Introduction to Discrete Mathematics, previously published by HBJ, Saunders and Brooks-Cole, is now available for textbook adoption through Innovative Textbooks. For more information, please click the 'Contact' link on the left to send me an email.

New And Forthcoming Books

A Primer on Folding Knives

I have just completed a little book on folding knives, where I discuss folding knife anatomy, a bit of steel metallurgy (not too technical) and knife sharpening (at length). Click here for more information.

An Introduction to Catalan Numbers

My new book An Introduction to Catalan Numbers, will appear sometime this year, published by Springer.

An Introduction to the Language of Category Theory

I am close to finishing a short (about 125 pages), introductory book on category theory for students and non-specialists who need to know the basics of this very beautiful, but very abstract subject.

Current Books

Computer books

Math books

Innovative Textbooks: Modules in Mathematics