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The Mathematical Sciences Department at UTEP offers a program of instruction and research leading to MS degrees Mathematics and Statistics, and a MA degree in Teaching Mathematics (MATM). The department also offers Graduate Certificates in Applied Statistics, Big Data Analytics, and Applied and Computational Mathematics. The department supports the MS degree in Bioinformatics and participates in the MS and PhD programs in Computational Sciences.
Requirements for Admission
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in the United States or proof of equivalent education in a foreign institution.
- Undergraduate degree in Mathematics.
- TOEFL score of 550 or higher for international applicants whose first language is not English or who have not completed a university degree in the U.S. or in another English-Speaking institution.
- Two letters of reference.
Master of Arts in Teaching
Master of Science
CHAIR: Dr. Maria Mariani
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Education: Baccalaureat (High School Degree), Lycee franco-iraninen de Teheran; D.U.E.S. (Math-Physics), Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6); Maitrise de Mathematiques, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6); Ingenieur Civil des Mines, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris; Ph D, Yale University
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Education: BA, Rice University; MS, The University of Texas at Austin; Ph D, The University of Texas at Austin
Research Interests: mathematics education, statistics education, equity, teacher education, motivation, intuition, language, culture, humanistic mathematics
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Education: BS, University of Hong Kong; M. Phil., University of Hong Kong; MS, Stanford University; Ph D, Stanford University
Research Interests: Predictive Algorithms, Scan Statistics, Sequence Analysis, and Structural Bioinformatics
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Education: BS, University of Athens; MS, McGill University; MA, University of Rochester; Ph D, University of Rochester
Research Interests: Linear models, multivariate analysis, statistical distributions, data analysis, statistical consulting.
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Education: BS, West University of Timisoara; Ph D, Babeș-Bolyai University
Research Interests: Arithmetic Functions, Algebraic Combinatorics, Theory of Semigroups, Special Categories, Quantum Logic, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, Factorization
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Education: Specialist Degree, Turkmen State Pedagogical Institute; Candidate of Sciences Degree, Kazan State Pedagogical Institute; Ph D, Kazan State Pedagogical University
Research Interests: Cognition and representation in mathematics learning, teacher knowledge and student achievement, engineering of learning, engineering of teacher learning, and cross-national studies in mathematics education.
Hamide Dogan Dunlap
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Education: Ph D, University of Oklahoma
Research Interests: Linear Algebra and its Applications, Cognition of Advanced Mathematics
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Education: General Certificate of Education ‘A’ Level, Raffles Junior College, Singapore; BA, National University of Singapore; MS, University of Wyoming; Ph D, University of California San Diego & San Diego State University
Research Interests: Problem-solving disposition, Mathematical habits of mind, Ways of thinking, Proportional reasoning, Algebraic reasoning, , Student cognition, Teacher preparation, Classroom voting, Mindfulness
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Education: Licenciado en Matematicas, Universidad Nacional de Rosario; Ph D, University of Minnesota; MS, University of Minnesota
Research Interests: Harmonic Analysis, Nonlinear Analysis, Functional Analysis, Partial Differential Equations.
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Education: BS, Fudan University; MS, The University of Texas at El Paso; Ph D, Texas A&M University
Research Interests: Bayesian Approach, Survival/Reliability, Classification and Clustering, High Dimensional Data, Variable Selection Technique, Bioinformatics.
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Education: BS, The University of Texas at El Paso; MA, University of California, Berkeley; Ph D, University of California, Berkeley
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Education: Ph D, University of Houston
Research Interests: Numerical methods solving differential equations describing problems on electromagnetic wave propagation, incompressible flow, plate bending, time-dependent processes and their error analysis, and on developing mesh and time adaptivity schemes
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Education: Ph D, Stanford University
Research Interests: Applied mathematics: Numerical methods for partial differential equations, Hermite interpolation, hyperbolic conservation laws, numerical analysis, stochastic processes, stochastic differential equations, order stars on Riemann surfaces. Applications: Multi-material flows, shock hydrodynamics, transient dynamics of advanced materials, fluid-structure interactions, salt diapir dynamics and geomechanics, seismic waves in heterogeneous medium, tumor growth modeling. Software development: a general-purpose solver for hyperbolic problems, a massively parallel finite element code for fluid dynamics, solid mechanics, and multi-physics computations.