# Mathematician:Robert Scott Rumely

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## Mathematician

American professor of mathematics specializing in number theory and arithmetic geometry.

He is one of the inventors of the Adleman-Pomerance-Rumely Primality Test.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: June 23, 1952 in Pullman, Washington

## Theorems and Definitions

Definitions of concepts named for **Robert Scott Rumely** can be found here.

## Books and Papers

*On Distinguishing Prime Numbers from Composite Numbers*(*Ann. Math.***Ser. 2****Vol. 117**,*no. 1*: 173 – 206) (with Leonard M. Adleman and Carl Pomerance) www.jstor.org/stable/2006975

- 1989:
*Capacity Theory on Algebraic Curves* - 2000:
*Existence of the Sectional Capacity* - 2010:
*Potential Theory and Dynamics on the Berkovich Projective Line* - 2013:
*Capacity Theory with Local Rationality: The Strong Fekete-Szegö Theorem on Curves*