Publications and Presentations

Linda E. Green

Mathematical Modeling of Disease

L. Green, T. Dinh and R. Smith, An estrogen model: the relationship between body mass index, menopausal status, estrogen replacement therapy, and breast cancer risk. Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine 2012.

Noah-Vanhoucke J, Green LE, Dinh TA, Smith RA, Alperin P, Cost-Effectiveness of Chemoprevention of Breast Cancer Using Tamoxifen in a Post-Menopausal U.S. Population Cancer. Cancer 2011; 117(15): 3322–3331.

T. Dinh, L. Green, P. Alperin, D. Hinds and B. Walser, Cost-effectiveness of adding information about common risk alleles to current decisions models for breast cancer chemoprevention. (Abstract) J of Clin Oncol, Vol 28, No 15_suppl, 2010: 2042.

L. Green, T. A. Dinh, J. L. Kepner, R. A. Smith An estrogen model: The relationship between body mass index, menopausal status, hormone replacement therapy, and breast cancer risk. (Abstract / Poster). Breast Cancer Symposium, American Society of Clinical Oncology, San Francisco, CA, 2009

R. A. Smith, L. Green, T. Dinh, J. Kepner A comparison of mammogram screening programs: The interaction between mammography sensitivity, specificity, and screening interval on cost-effectiveness. (Abstract / Poster). Breast Cancer Symposium, American Society of Clinical Oncology, San Francisco, CA, 2009

Green LE, Dinh TA, Smith RA, Kepner JL Should the frequency of screening mammograms depend on a woman’s age? (Abstract / Presentation) Conference on Mathematics for Industry: Challenges and Frontiers, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, San Francisco, CA, 2009.

Green LE A breast cancer model for health care decision-making. (Invited Address) Biology and Mathematics in the Bay Area (BAMBA) – V. University of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA. 2009.

Bensen JT, Langefeld CD, Hawkins GA, Green LE, Mychaleckyj JC, Brewer CS, Kiger DS, Binford SM, Colicigno CJ, Allred DC, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Nucleotide variation, haplotype structure, and association with end-stage renal disease of the human interleukin-1 gene cluster Genomics 2003; 82(2): 194-217.

Graham RR, Ortmann WA, Langefeld CD, Jawaheer D, Selby SA, Rodine PR, Baechler EC, Rohlf KE, Shark KB, Espe KJ, Green LE, Nair RP, Stuart PE, Elder JT, King RA, Moser KL, Gaffney PM, Bugawan TL, Erlich HA, Rich SS, Gregersen PK, Behrens TW. Visualizing human leukocyte antigen class II risk haplotypes in human systemic lupus erythematosus Am J Hum Genet 2002; 71:543–553.

Green LE, Langefeld, CD, Lange EM Power comparison of phase-known versus phase-unknown haplotype analyses for case-control designs (Abstract) Am J Hum Genet 2001; 69: 1948a.


Green LE Incompressible Surfaces in Handlebodies Topology 2000; 39: 681-710.

Math and Statistics Education

Curvature, Angle Defect, and Wallpaper Symmetry. Bay Area Circle for Teachers Summer Workshop, 2013.

Curvature, Angle Defect, and the Gauss-Bonnet Theorem. Stanford Math Circle, 2013.

Colloquium: The Topology of Surfaces and the Shape of Space. San Jose State University, 2013.

Colloquium: Tic Tac Toe and the Topology of Surfaces. University of San Francisco, 2013.

Mathematical Games. Berkeley Math Circle, 2012. Curvature and the Gauss Bonnet Theorem. The Bay School, 2012.

Introduction to Topology. Nueva Math Circle, 2011.

The Watermelon Problem. Bay Area Circle for Teachers, 2011.

The Shape of Space. Stanford Math Circle, 2011.

Pigeonhole Principle. Berkeley Math Circle, 2011.

Combinatorics. Berkeley Math Circle, 2011.

Pizza and Watermelon Problems. Marin Math Circle, 2010.

Tic-Tac-Toe on the Torus and Other Topological Games. Berkeley Math Circle, 2009.

Counting Past Infinity. Marin Math Circle, 2009.

Euler Number. Marin Math Circle, 2009.


Jobs in Academia Panel Participant, Spring Opportunities Workshop at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA, 2012

Getting Started in Research Mathematics Panel Participant, Alice Schafer Symposium, Joint Mathematics Meetings, New Orleans, LA, 2011.

Careers in industry Panel Participant, Northern California Undergraduate Mathematics Conference, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA, 2009.