One October 14, 2018, Prof. Al Doerr passed away. He was coauthor of Applied Discrete Structures He was on the faculty at UMass Lowell for 50 years. In his honor, the Mathematical Sciences Department has established an endowed scholarship fund in his name. If you or your students want to thank us for the book, you could donate even a few dollars to the Prof. Alan Doerr Scholarship Fund at http://www.uml.edu/give. All proceeds go to a scholarship endowment for our math majors.