Black and white photograph of Professor Richard Tapia, Rice University Department of Mathematics, seated on steps outside an academic building, in conversation with four students.
"Dr. Richard Tapia with students, Rice University." (1972) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/64781.
Dr. Richard Tapia joined Rice faculty in 1970. He founded the Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAAM) and served as the chair of the department from 1978-1983. In 2005 he became the first mathematician at Rice to be named University Professor.
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