Faculty Member

- Send a Message
- Office: 109k
- Phone: 801-863-5398
- Curriculum Vitae: Skyler Simmons CV

PhD: Brigham Young University 2015

Dissertation: Analysis of Multiple Collision-Based Periodic Orbits in Dimension Higher than One

Research interests: Dynamical Systems, Newtonian n-Body Problems, Recreational Mathematics

Other interests: Piano, computer programming, chess, go, 3D printing, photography

Ph D, Brigham Young University, 2015

Major: Mathematics

MS, Brigham Young University, 2012

Major: Mathematics

BS, Brigham Young University, 2009

Major: Mathematics

College Algebra QL, Fall 2023

Linear Algebra, Fall 2023

Linear Algebra, Fall 2023

Ordinary Differential Equations, Fall 2023

Ordinary Differential Equations, Summer 2023

Calculus I QL, Spring 2023

Ordinary Differential Equations, Spring 2023

Simmons, Skyler , AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, "A Pair of Collision-Based Periodic Orbits in Three Dimensions", AIMS (American Institute of Mathematical Sciences), Wilmington NC. (June, 2023)

Simmons, Skyler , MAA Intermountain Section Speaker Program, "3D Printing and Mathematics Teaching", Mathematics Association of America, Online. (February 23, 2023)

Simmons, Skyler , MAA Intermountain Section Meeting , "Periodic Orbits in the Co-Sitnikov Problem", Mathematics Association of America, Orem UT. (March, 2022)

Simmons, Skyler , UVU Mathematics Department Colloquium, "What Conway Wished He Knew", UVU Mathematics Department. (January, 2022)

Simmons, Skyler , Spring Topology and Dynamical Systems Conference, "A Newtonian n-body Collision-Based Periodic Orbit in Three Dimensions", Murray State University, Virtual. (May, 2021)

Simmons, Skyler , MAA Intermountain Section Meeting, "A Collision-Based Periodic Orbit in Three Dimensions", Mathematical Association of America, Online. (March, 2021)

Simmons, Skyler , (2023) "A new collision-based periodic orbit in the three-dimensional eight-body problem" (Issue: 6, vol. 134). Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy.

Simmons, Skyler , "The octahedral collision-based periodic orbit in the three-dimensional six-body problem" . Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy.

Simmons, Skyler , "Stability of Broucke’s Isosceles Orbit" (Issue: 8, vol. 41). Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems A.