Ved Madan is a professor of Mathematics at St. Maryï¾’s University College, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He is also engaged in the delivery of long distance education as an expert with Athabasca University. He received Ph.D. degree in applied mathematics from University of Toronto  and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Calgary . He has taught mathematics and computer science at numerous colleges, and universities in Canada and USA and published 45 research papers in applied-mathematics and computer science. Among his research interests are combining mathematics and science instruction with technology.