CURRICULUM VITAE

Name: FERNANDA BOTELHO Department:MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES


EDUCATION
DEGREES DISCIPLINE INSTITUTION YEAR
Licenciatura (BS) Mathematics Universidade do Porto 1981
Mestrado (M.S.) Mathematics Universidade do Porto 1985
Ph. D. Mathematics University of California at Berkeley 1988

HONORS/AWARDS
HONOR/AWARD INSTITUTION/COMPANY/ORGANIZATION YEAR
Dunavant Professorship University of Memphis 2013-2016
Prof Charles Morrey's Award University of California at Berkeley 1985
Fundacao Antonio D'Almeida Universidade do Porto 1981
Prof Gomes Teixeira Award Universidade do Porto 1977

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
SUBJECT INSTITUTION
Functional Analysis University of Memphis
Proofs Methods (Math 2702) UofM
Real variables I and II (Math 7350 and 7351) UofM
Pre-Calculus UofM
Math Connections, Functions and Modeling UofM
Topology (Math 7411) UofM
Special Problems in Mathematics UofM
Dissertation UofM
Introduction to Linear Algebra (Math 3242) UofM
A course on Banach Algebras UofM
Workshop for Sr High Mathematics UofM
Theory of Differential Equations UofM
Teaching Seminar/ Consulting and Research UofM
Individual Study in Mathematics UofM
Algebraic Theory II UofM
Algebraic Theory I UofM
Introduction to Number Theory UofM
Elementary Calculus UofM
Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers UofM
Math 7283 (Analysis for Teachers II) UofM
Math 1830 (Elementary Calculus) UofM
Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers (Math 1480) UofM
Math 3242 (Introduction to Linear Algebra) UofM
Calculus I (MATH 1910) University of Memphis
Calculus II (Math 1920) University of Memphis
Calculus III (Math 2110) University of Memphis
Introduction to Topology (4411/6411) University of Memphis


STUDENT ADVISING/MENTORING
CURRENT DEGREE NAME YEAR OF GRADUATION
Ph.D. Holly Renaud 2019 (Tentative)
Ph.D. Farnaz Solatikia 2019 (Tentative)
Ph.D. Aaron L. Taylor 2016
Ph.D. Annita Davis 2011
M.S. Tyler Turner 2008
Ph.D. Angela Murdock 2006
M S Kimberly Duran 2016


CREATIVE ACTIVITIES
ACTIVITY DATES LOCATION SPONSORSHIP
Methods in Operator Theory Conference April 21-22, 2017 University Of Memphis NSF Award
Special Session at AMS--Advances in Operator Theory and Applications October 17-18, 2015 University Of Memphis AMS and UofM
Workshop- Problems and Recent Methods in Operator Theory October 15-17, 2015 University Of Memphis NSF-Pearson Education and UofM
Applied Math Forum in Boston” . Oct 2011 Boston Pearson
Redesign Method for College Algebra and Trigonometry 2012 University of Memphis CRF
co-organizer of the Special Session "Isometries , Preservers and Disjointness Preserving Operators” May 15-18 University of Memphis  
local organizer for the conference ICOMAS2012 May 15-18 University of Memphis  
Redesign Method for Elementary Calculus 2008-present UofM  
WCNA 2008-Special Session (co-organization with Valery Gaiko) July 1-7, 2008 Orlando - Florida WCNA
The 31st SIAM Southeastern-Atlantic Section Meeting 4-5 May 2007 Department of Mathematical Sciences-- Uof M SIAM, OakRidge National Laboratory, UofM
Fluids And Waves - Recent Trends in Applied Analysis May 11-13, 2006 Department of Mathematical Sciences-- Uof M NSF, UofM
Design of Self-Paced Program for Elementary Calculus UofM    
Redesign of Precalculus Su 2010 UofM  

Books Published

"Problems and Recent methods in Operator Theory", CONM 687 (2017) Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI (editors:Fernanda Botelho, Raena King and T.S.S.R.K.Rao )

"Fluids and Waves Recent Trends of Applied Analysis" CONM vol 440 (2007) (editors: Fernanda Botelho, Thomas Hagen and James Jamison).

Refereed Journal Publications

  "Rotation Sets for Annulus Homeomorphisms" Pac. J. Math, vol. 132 (1988) pg. 251-266.

  "Rotational Entropy For Annulus Endomorphisms" Pac. J. of Math, vol. 151 (1991) pg. 1-19.

 (with M. Garzon) "On Dynamical Properties of Neural Network" Complex Systems, vol. 5 (1991) pg. 401-413.

 (with L. Chen) "Chain Transitivity and the Rotation Shadowing for Annulus Homeomorphisms" Proc. AMS, vol.118 (1993) pg. 1173-1177.

 (with M. Garzon) "Generalized Shadowing Properties" Random and Computational Dynamics Journal, vol.2 #2 (1993) pg 145- 164.

 (with M. Garzon) "Boolean Neural Nets are Observable" Theoretical Computer Science vol. 134 (1994) pg 51-61. Corrigendum, TCS (1997).

 (with M. Garzon) "Shadowing on Fractals" Fractals vol.2 #2 (1994) pg 307-311.

(with M. Garzon) "Dynamical Approximation by recurrent neural networks" Neurocomputing, 29 (1999) 801-806.

(with A. Jagota A., M. Garzon & X. Wang) "Absence of Cycles in Symmetric Neural Networks" Neural Computation vol. 10, #5 (1998), pg. 1235-1250. (extended abstract published NIPS (1995), pg. 1034-1039.)

 (with A. Jagota A.& M. Garzon) "An Analog Hopfield Network" Neural, Parallel & Scientific Computation, vol.4 #3 (1996) pg. 263-276.

    " A Characterization of Hard-Threshold Functions" Complex Systems, Vol 11, #3 (1998) pg 205-213.

 "Dynamical Features Simulated by Recurrent Neural Networks" Neural Networks, vol.12 (1999) pg.609-615.

 (with Max Garzon) "Dynamical Approximation by Recurrent Neural Networks", Neurocomputing, vol. 29 (1999) pg. 25-46.

    "A Class of Canonical Models for Weakly Connected Neural Networks", Nonlinear Analysis, vol. 47 (2001) pg. 4467-4477.

(with J. Jamison) "A learning rule with generalized hebbian synapses" Journal of Math Analysis and Applications (2002) 207 pg.529-547.

(with J. Jamison) "Chaoticity generated by a learning model" Journal of Math Analysis and Applications (2003) 286:2 pg.618-635.

(with J. Jamison) "Qualitative behavior of differential equations associated with artificial neural networks" (2003) Journal of Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems (2004) 16:1 pp.179-204.

(with V. Gaiko) "Dynamical systems: bifurcations and applications" IFNA-ANS International Journal "Problems of nonlinear analysis in engineering systems"  v.11:22, 2005, pp.100-107.       

 (with James Jamison) "Differential Equations in Spaces of Compact Operators", J. Math. Anal. Appl. 308, (2005), 105-120.     

 (with Valery Gaiko) "Global analysis of planar neural networks",  Nonlinear Analysis  64:5  (2006) 1002-1011.    

 (with J. Jamison and A. Murdock) "Dynamical structures emerging in higher order nonlinear systems" Communications in Applied Analysis 10-1 (2006) 43-56.       

(with Angela Murdock and James Jamison) "Persistence of Spatial Patterns Produced by Neural Field Equations" Physica D 215 (2006) 106-116.

(with J Jamison and A. Murdock) "Retrieving an Integral-Differential Equation from an Initial Pulse" Communications and Applied Analysis Vol 11:2 (2007) 327-337. 

   Projections as convex combinations of surjective isometries on C (Ù) Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications (2008) 341 (2), 1163-1169.

( with J. Jamison) Generalized bi-circular projections on minimal ideals of operators
Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society (2008) 136 (4), 1397-1402.  

(with J. Jamison and A. Murdock) Single-pulse solutions for oscillatory coupling functions in neural networks  (2008) Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations  20 (1), 165-199. 

 (with J. Jamison) Algebraic and topological reflexivity properties of lp (X) spaces (2008)
Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications 346 (1), 141-144. 

 (with J. Jamison) "Algebraic reflexivity of C (X, E) and Cambern’s theorem" (2008)
Studia Mathematica 186 (3), 295-302. 

(with J. Jamison) "Projections on tensor products of Banach spaces" (2008)
Archiv der Mathematik 90 (4), 341-352. 

(with J. Jamison) "An extension of Cambern's theorem" Rev. Roumaine Math. Pures Appl. 54 (2009), no. 3, 181–188.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) Nonlinear differential equations in B(H)  motivated by learning models J. Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations 21 (2009), no. 4, 595–606.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Generalized bi-circular projections on spaces of analytic functions" Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 75 (2009), no. 3-4, 527–546.&nbs

(with J. Jamison) Essential norm and compactness of combinations of weighted composition operators Int. J. Funct. Anal. Oper. Theory Appl. 1 (2009), no. 2, 129–140.        &nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Surjective isometries on spaces of differentiable vector-valued functions" Studia Math. 192 (2009), no. 1, 39–50.&nbs

(with Annita Davis) "Differential systems on spaces of bounded linear operators"  Int. J. Pure Appl. Math. 53 (2009), no. 1, 95–107.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Topological reflexivity of spaces of analytic functions" Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 75 (2009), no. 1-2, 91–102.&nbs

(with J. Jamison) "Generalized bi-circular projections on Lipschitz spaces" Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 75 (2009), no. 1-2, 103–112.&nbs

(with J. Jamison)   Projections in the convex hull of surjective isometries Canad. Math. Bull. 53 (2010), no. 3, 398–403.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Homomorphisms on algebras of Lipschitz functions"  Studia Math. 199:1 (2010) 95-106 .  

(with J. Jamison)   Differential equations in Schatten classes of operators Monatsh. Math. 160 (2010), no. 3, 257–269.&nbs

 "On the existence of n  2-isometries on ℓ p  -spaces" Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 76 (2010), no. 1-2, 183–192.&nbs

(with J. Jamison)  " Algebraic reflexivity of sets of bounded operators on vector valued Lipschitz functions"  Linear Algebra Appl. 432 (2010), no. 12, 3337–3342.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Generalized bi-circular projections on C(Ù,X)"  Rocky Mountain J. Math. 40 (2010), no. 1, 77–83.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison)  " Isometric properties of elementary operators"    Linear Algebra Appl. 432 (2010), no. 1, 357–365.&nbs

(with J. Jamison)"Elementary operators and the Aluthge transform" Linear Algebra Appl. 432 (2010), no. 1, 275–282.&nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Composition operators on spaces of Lipschitz functionsActa Sci. Math. (Szeged) 77 (2011), no. 3-4, 621–632. &nbs

 (with J. Jamison) "Algebraic and topological reflexivity of spaces of Lipschitz functions" Rev. Roumaine Math. Pures Appl. 56 (2011), no. 2, 105–114.&nbs

(with J. Jamison) "Projections as averages of isometries on minimal norm ideals"  Linear Algebra Appl. 435 (2011), no. 6, 1344–1355.&nbs

(with R. Fleming and J. Jamison) "Extreme points and isometries on vector-valued Lipschitz spaces" J. Math. Anal. Appl. 381 (2011), no. 2, 821–832.&nbs

(with J. Jamison and B. Zheng)  Strict isometries of arbitrary orders Linear Algebra Appl. 436 (2012), no. 9, 3303–3314.&nbs

(with J. Jamison and A. Jiménez-Vargas) Projections and averages of isometries on Lipschitz spaces  J. Math. Anal. Appl. 386 (2012), no. 2, 910–920.&nbs

(with J. Jamison) Some results on the thickness and thinness of Banach spaces Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 78:1-2(2012), 173-186. 

(with Anna Bargagliotti, Jim Gleason, John Haddock and A. Windsor) The effectiveness of blended instruction in post-secondary general education mathematics courses International Journal of Teaching Mathematics Education (IJTME) (2012) volume 19:3, pg 83-94. 

 (with J. Jamison and B. Zheng) Isometries on spaces of vector valued Lipschitz functions  Positivity 17 (2013), no. 1, 47–65. 46E40 (46B04)&nbs

(with A. Davis) Stability behavior for unsupervised learning Phys. D 243 (2013), 111–115.&nbs

(with J. Jamison) Surjective isometries on spaces of vector valued continuous and Lipschitz functions Positivity 17 (2013) 395-405. 

 (with J. Jamison, A. Jiménez-Vargas, M. Villegas-Vallecillos) "Hermitian operators on Lipschitz function spaces"  Studia Math. 215:2 (2013)  127–137.  

(with J. Jamison and L. Molnar) Surjective isometries on Grassman spaces Journal of Functional Analysis 265 (2013) 2226–2238. 

(with J. Jamison and L. Molnar) Algebraic reflexivity of isometry groups and automorphism groups of some operator structures J. Math. Anal. Appl. 408 (2013) 177–195. 

(with J Jamison and B. Zheng) "Circular Projections on minimal norm ideals of B(H)" Linear and Multilinear Algebra vol 61:10 (2013) 1339-1347.  

(with J. Jamison, A. Jiménez-Vargas, M. Villegas-Vallecillos) Hermitian operators on Banach algebras of Lipschitz functions  Proceedings AMS vol 142:10 (2014)  3469-3481. 

(with A. B. Abubaker and J. Jamison) Representation of Generalized Bi-Circular Projections on Banach Spaces, accepted by Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) (in press).

(with James Jamison) Homomorphisms on a class of commutative Banach algebras. Rocky Mountain J. Math. 43 (2013), no. 2, 395–416

(with J. Jamison) Isometries on the vector valued little Bloch space. Illinois J. Math. 58 (2014), no. 3, 629–646.

(with J. Jamison) Algebraic and invariance properties of the group of isometries. Linear Algebra Appl. 471 (2015), 531–543.

Isometries and Hermitian operators on Zygmund spaces. Canad. Math. Bull. 58 (2015), no. 2, 241–249.

(with J. Jamison) Algebraic and topological properties of the group of isometries on classes of vector valued function spaces. Banach J. Math. Anal. 9 (2015), no. 4, 221–233.

(with TSSRK Rao) On algebraic reflexivity of sets of surjective isometries between spaces of weak∗ continuous functions. J. Math. Anal. Appl. 432 (2015), no. 1, 367–373.

Botelho, Fernanda Erratum to: Surjective isometries on spaces of vector valued continuous and Lipschitz functions. Positivity 20 (2016), no. 3, 757–759. 47B47

Botelho, Fernanda; Molnár, Lajos; Nagy, Gergo Linear bijections on von Neumann factors commuting with ?-Aluthge transform. Bull. Lond. Math. Soc. 48 (2016), no. 1, 74–84. 47B49

 Botelho F. and Jamison, J. Surjective isometries on absolutely continuous vector valued function spaces  CONM 687 55-67 (2017)

Botelho, Fernanda Bi-contractive projections on spaces of vector-valued continuous functions. Acta Sci. Math. (Szeged) 84 (2018), no. 1-2, 209–226.

Botelho, Fernanda; Miura, Takeshi, Examples of generalized bi-circular idempotents on spaces of continuously differentiable functions. J. Math. Anal. Appl. 465 (2018), no. 2, 795–802.

Botelho, Fernanda; Renaud, Holly, Topological properties of operations on spaces of differentiable functions. Adv. Oper. Theory 4 (2019), no. 1, 305–320.

Refereed Conference Publications

 (with M. Garzon) "Global Dynamics In Neural Networks III" IJCNN 1991 Seattle, vol. II (1991) pg. 341-348 (ext abstract).  

(with L. Chen) "On the Rotation Shadowing Property for Annulus Homeomorphisms" Lect. Notes in Pure and Applied Math, vol.149 (1993) pg. 89-99.  

 (with M. Garzon) "Real Computation with Neural Networks" Proc. of Southcon (1992) pg. 207-213.

 (with M. Garzon) "Real computation with Cellular Automata" Proc. Nato Workshop on Coop. Systems and Cellular Automata, Les Houches, France (1992).

 (with M. Garzon) "Dynamical Approximation by Analog Networks" NIPS (1993) pg. 456-463.

(with A.Jagota ) "Decoding Independent Sets from a Continuous Hopfield Network" Proc. of Neural, Parallel & Scientific Comp, Vol. 1 (1995) pg. 134-138.

 (with M. Garzon ) "Dynamical Approximation by Neural Networks" Proc. of the Swedish Conference on Connectionism (1995) pg 57-66, LEA publishers.  

 (with M. Garzon) "Neural Networks of Rank One" Proc. 13th Conf. in Applied Math, vol. 13 (1997) pg. 47-56.

 "Stability Properties of BSB models", Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag, vol. 1606 (1999) pg. 297-301.  

(with F. Nino, G. Hernandez, and A. Quas) "Random Iterated Neural Networks: Asymptotic Behavior", Smart Engineering Systems: Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Evolutionary Programming, and Rough Sets, vol. 9 (1999) ASME Press.

(with F. Nino and G. Hernandez) "Associative Storage of Information in n-dimensional dynamical Systems" Proceedings of SCI/ISAS'99.

(with F. Nino, G. Hernandez, and A. Quas) "Random Iterated Neural Networks as Dynamical Systems Universal Approximators", Proceedings of the fifth International Symposium on Artificial Life and Robotics, vol.2 AROB (2000).

  "Generalized Brain-State-in-a-Box Models with a Maximum Number of Fixed Points", Intelligent Engineering Systems and Artificial Neural Networks, vol.10 ASME (2000) pg. 97-112.

  "A Characterization of a Class of Piecewise Linear Models with a Maximum Number of Fixed Points" Proc. Topology and its Applications, Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference (2002).  

(with J. Jamison) "Stability behavior of a learning rule with generalized hebbian synapses" published in CNPSC Proc., Atlanta (2002).

 (with A. Murdock) “A map with Invariant Cantor set of positive measure ” WCNA 2004  special vol. of Nonlinear Analysis   ref # NA4252.     

(with A. Davis) Models of learning and the polar decomposition of bounded linear  operators Proceedings of the Eighth Mississippi State-UAB Conference on Differential Equations and Computational Simulations, 31–36, Electron. J. Differ. Equ. Conf., 19, Southwest Texas State Univ., San Marcos, TX, 2010. 

(with J. Jamison) "Homomorphisms of non-commutative Banach ∗ -algebras of Lipschitz functions" Function spaces in modern analysis, 73–78, Contemp. Math., 547, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2011. 

(with A. E. Bargagliotti, J. Gleason, J. Haddock, A. Windsor)  "A Report on the Effectiveness of Blended Instruction in General Education Mathematics Courses" Proceedings Of The 14th Annual Conference On Research In Undergraduate Mathematics Education (2011) 25-38

(with J. Jamison) Hermitian operators on H^p(Δ^n). Function spaces in analysis, 29–47, Contemp. Math., 645, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2015.

Non-Refereed Publications

  "Saturated Linear Recurrent Neural Networks with Maximum Capacity" IMA Series #1569 (1998).

Botelho, F. and Miura, T. Contractive projections on subspaces of continuous functions, RIMS, vol 2035, Kyoto University 156-168 (2017).

Presentations - Conference (refereed *)

"Contractive Projections in vector valued spaces of continuous functions" at the Recent Advances in Operator Theory and Operator Algebras (OTOA-2016) at The Indian Statistical Institute in Bangalore, Dec 13-22, 2016.

"Algebraic Reflexivity of Sets of operators" at the The international meeting on Commutative algebra, Banach algebras (preserver problem), Hypergroups and their related topics Workshop, Nara University of Education (Japan) Nov 4-6, 2016

"Contractive Projections on Banach Space" Researches on isometries from various viewpoints RIMS Workshop at the Research Institute for Mathematics and Sciences (RIMS), Kyoto University. Oct 30-Nov2, 2016

“Surjective Isometries and Hermitian Operators on Zygmund spaces” IOWTA 14 at the session “Concrete Operators” (July 2014-Amsterdam)

“Special operators on spaces of analytic functions” AIMS 2014 at the Special Session on applied analysis and dynamics in engineering and sciences (July 2014- Madrid)

INVITED PRESENTATIONS (selected list)

"Dynamical systems: bifurcations and applications" session at WCNA 2004 (Florida) (co-organized with V. Gaiko).

"A Learning Rule with Generalized Hebbian Synapses" at the International Congress in Computation and Applied Mathematics, Leuven, Belgium, July 2002. (http://www.cs.kuleuven.ac.be/conference/iccam2002/iccam.htm)

"Convergence of a learning rule with generalized hebbian synapses" Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference, 2002

University of Texas Austin (http://at.yorku.ca/cgi-bin/amca/caik-03)

"Dynamics of Neural Networks model" at the International Conference in Nonlinear Analysis, Catania, Italy, July 2000.

"Stability Properties of BSB models", presented at the IWANN 99, Alicante, Spain, June 1999 .

"Neural Networks: Continuous versus Discrete Models" - Colloquium talk, Feb 1997, University of Mississippi, Oxford.

"Lyapunov Techniques for Discrete Neural Networks" - invited talk at the Dynamical Systems Seminar, Feb 1997 at the Mathematics Department of the University of Cincinnatti.

"Dynamics of Discrete Neural Networks" - Colloquium talk, Feb 1997 at the University of Cincinnati.

"Dynamical Simulations via Neural Networks" - Colloquium talk, July 1996 at the A. Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland.

One talk at the 2001 Math Teachers Conference, UofM.

One talk in the Analysis seminar, 2000, UofM.

One talk at the Math Club, 2000, UofM.

Participant in the Computational Neuroscience workshop (IMA) 1998.

Participant in the 1-day conference at IMA "Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) -- Opportunities in the

Mathematical Sciences, March 1998.

Participant in a weekly interactive seminar on Bifurcation with Symmetries at IMA (1998).

Participant in a biweekly seminar on Nonlinear Dynamics at IMA (1998).

Five talks at the Neural Networks seminar, 1998-1999, UofM.

One talk at the Graduate Assistants seminar, 1998, UofM.

Six talks in the Dynamical Systems seminar and one talk in the Analysis of Neural Networks seminar,1996-1997, UofM.


SUPPORT

(External)

ACTIVITY AGENCY/SOURCE AMOUNT PERIOD
Problems and Recent Methods in Operator Theory - ConferenceNSF $38,753 September 2015-August 2017
Pearson GrantPearson Publishing Company $45,000 2011-2014
The Memphis Mathematics and Science Teaching Induction Fellowship (MMASTIF)(co-pi) NSF $1,900,000 2009-2014
Common Core in the Algebra Classroom(co-pi)Teaching Quality Grant Program $75,000 2013
THE 31st SIAM-SEAS CONFERENCESIAM-SEAS $6000 May 2007
Fluids and Waves Recent Trends in Applied Analysis ConferenceNSF $10,000 May 2006
THE 31st SIAM-SEAS CONFERENCEOakRidge National Laboratory $2500 May 2007
Summer session of the IAS Park City Mathematics InstituteInstitute for Advanced Study $2,000 July 1998
"Classroom Microcomputer Laboratories for Calculus, Differential Equations and Linear Algebra"(co-pi)ILI-IP/ NSF $48,000 1996-1997
Stipend to visit the Regional Institute in Dynamical Systems (Boston)NSF $10,000 1991(U) & 1992 (U)
FellowshipNATO $30,000 1982-1985
Travel AwardAWM/NSF $1,000 1991
Internal Support
ACTIVITY AGENCY/SOURCE AMOUNT PERIOD
Course Redesign for PreCalculus UofM $2500 2012
Faculty Researcg Grant University of Memphis $6500 Su2010
Course Redesign for College Algebra and Trigonometry UofM $2500 Su 2010
SEAS-SIAM conference on Wave Phenomena, Fluid Motion and Applications AEF $750 2007
Graduate Students Recruiting Program in Mathematical Sciences CGS/Peterson’s Inclusive Graduate Community Grant 2007-2008 $2500 Fall 2007
Faculty Development Grant University of Memphis   Spring 1998
Matching Funds for the ILI-IP/NSF University of Memphis $48,000 1996-1997
Summer Research Grant Univ. of Memphis $2,000 1990

OUTREACH

Project/s summary

PROJECT PARTICIPANTS PERIOD SPONSORSHIP
Special Session on Advances in Operator Theory and Applications (co-organizer) 25 participants October 17-18 AMS and UofM
Problems and Recent Methods in Operator Theory 60 Oct 15-16 NSF Award

SERVICE
UNIVERSITY COMMITTEE/ACTIVITY PERIOD
University of Memphis Graduate Coordinator (Mathematics) 2015-
University Of Memphis Graduate Programs Director 2015-2017
Department Calculus/ Stat "Comparative study of similar courses at other institutions" 2007-2008
College/School Tenure and Promotion College Committee 1995-1996
University    

Appendix A

Academic Year (please indicate year) Course # Course Name Credit Hours Percent Taught Enroll Labratory Supervised(S)/Instructed(I) New Preparation (Y) /(N)
Spring 2016 Math 7353 Functional analysis 3 100% 8   ye
Spring 2016 1920 Calculus II 4 100% 36 Y no
Su 2012 Math 6019 Proofs Methods 3 100 2 n y
Fall 2013 Math 2110 Calculus III 4 100 26 n y
Fall 2013 Math 7350 Real Variables I 3 100 11 n y
Spring 2013 1730 PreCalculus 4 100 24 y y
Spring 2012 Math 4001 Math Connections Functions and Modeling 3 100 8 n y
Spring 2013 7411 Topology 3 100 3 n y
Spring 2011 Math 1730 –College Algebra and Trigonometry 4 100 39 y y
Spring 2011 Math 1830-012 ---Elementary Calculus 3 100 42 y n
Spring 2011 Math 8821-013 ---Special Problems in Math 3 100 1 n y
Spring 2011 Math 9000 ---Dissertation 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2011 Math 3242-002 Linear Algebra 3 100 16 n y
Fall 2011 Math 4001 Math Connections, Functions and Modeling 3 100 2 n y
Fall 2011 Math 7/8025 –A Course on Banach Algebras 3 100 8 n y
Spring 2010 Math 1830-005 ---Elementary Calculus 3 100 43 y n
Spring 2010 Math 8813 -- Direct Research in Math 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2010 Math 4/6411 –Topology 3 100 6 n n
Fall 2010 Math 7174 – Workshop Sr Hi Math 3 100 4 n y
Fall 2010 Math 8395 –Theory of Differential Equations 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2010 Math 9000 –Dissertation 3 100 1 n y
Spring 2009 Math 1830-011 Elementary Calculus 3 100 41 y n
Spring 2009 Math 1830-012 Elementary Calculus 3 100 27 y n
Spring 2009 Math 7821 Special Problems in Mathematics 3 100 1 n y
Spring 2009 Math 7/8960 Teaching Seminar /Consulting and Research 3 100 6 n y
Spring 2009 Math 7996 –Thesis 3 100 1 n y
Spring 2009 Math 8812 –Individual Study in Mathematics 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2008 Math 7996 Thesis 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2008 Math1830-001 Elementary Calculus 3 100 53 y n
Fall 2008 Math1830-001 Elementary Calculus 3 100 57 y n
Spring 2007 Math 7996 Thesis 3 100 1 n y
Spring 2007 Math 7262 Algebraic Theory II 3 100 9 n y
Spring 2007 Math 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 49 n n
Fall 2007 Math 7996 Thesis 3 100 1 n y
Fall 2007 Math 7261 Algebraic Theory I 3 100 8 n y
Fall 2007 Math 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 43 n n
Spring 2006 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 40   n
Spring 2006 7382 Real Analysis II for Teachers 3 100 3   n
Fall 2005 1830-07 Elementary Calculus 3 100 60   n
Fall 2005 1830-06 Elementary Calculus 3 100 50   n
Spring 2005 7382 Introduction to Analysis II 3 100 5 I Y
Spring 2005 7411 Point set Topology 3 100 12 I Y
Fall 2004 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 60 I N
Fall 2004 4/6411 Topology 3 100 7 I N
Spring 2004 8812 Individual Study Math/Stat 6 100 1 I Y
Spring 2004 8812 Special Problems in Math 3 100 3 I Y
Fall 2003 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 65 I N
Fall 2003 6/411 Topology 3 100 10 I  
Fall 2003 8812 Special Problems in Math 3 100 3 I Y
Spring 2003 3581 College Geometry 3 100 11 I Y
Spring 2003 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 80 I N
Fall 2002   Differential Equations 3 100 3 I Y
Fall 2002 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100   I N
Fall 2002 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100   I N
Spring 2002 7351 Real Analysis 3 100 4 I Y*
Spring 2002 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 80 I N*
Fall 2001 4/6411 Topology 3 100 3 I N
Fall 2001 1830 Elementary Calculus 3 100 80 I N*
Spring 2001 7411 Topology 3 100 7 I  
Fall 2000 1312 Elementary Calculus 3 100? 250   Y
Spring 1312 Elementary Calculus 3 100 240   N
2000 8821 Bifurcation Theory 3 100 3   Y

Appendix B

Holly Renaud (Ph.D. 2019)
 
Aaron L. Taylor (Ph.D. 2016) Lecturer of Mathematics at the College of Coastal Georgia.
 
Kimberly Duran (MS 2016)- Presently in the Doctoral Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana
 
Annita Davis (Ph.D. 2011): Instructor-coordinator at the  math department  UofM 2011-2017
 
Tyler Turner (MS 2008):  instructor of mathematics at Austin Peay State University (2008-present)
 
Angela Murdoch (Ph.D. 2006) Assistant Professor of mathematics at MTSU since 2007-
 

Appendix C

Additional Information on Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities
 
APPENDIX E
 
Additional Information on Outreach
 
1.        Collaboration with the College of Education in providing support to the High School System (1995-1996). Visitations to Egypt-Raleigh High School and East High School.
 
2.        Two lectures given to high school students who participated in an enrichment program organized by the College of Engineering (Spring 1994).
 
3. Participation in workshops on how to use TI 82, 85 and 92 to enhance math concepts in the classroom.
 
4. Participation in the construction of two computer labs (rooms 205 and 207 in Dunn Hall) 1996-1997.
 
5. Organized AMS Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fractal Geometry (March 1997).
 
6. Co-organization of an AMS Special Session on Applications of Neural Networks (March 1997).
 
7. Co-organization of a workshop on Observability and Stability (NIPS 1993).
 
8.        Participation in the Univ. of Memphis, Spring Fest, (April 1997).
 
9.        Participation in Webct Instructional Technology Workshops, Univ. of Memphis
 
10.     Participation in a Spencer Foundation''s funded study on Underrepresented minorities in Science and Engineering. Study based at UCB (Fall 2001).
 
11.     Co-Organization of a Summer for High School students (forthcoming in July 2004).
 

Appendix D

A redesign method for PreCalculus  CFR (UofM) Su 2012 ($2500) 
 
“Common core in algebra classroom” (co-PI) Grant Proposal submitted to IQT in collaboration with D. Owens from CEHHS (funded) 2013- $75,000 
 
"The Memphis Mathematics and Science Teaching Induction Fellowship" (MMASTIF)(co-Pi  –NSF 2009-2014 (1.9m)
 
"Evolution of stochastic connecting weights in a learning model  for unsupervised learning"(PI)  Faculty Research Award (Su 2010) $6500.
 
" A redesign proposal for College Algebra and Trigonometry" Su 2010 ($2500)
 

Appendix E

Additional Information on Outreach
 
1.        Collaboration with the College of Education in providing support to the High School System (1995-1996). Visitations to Egypt-Raleigh High School and East High School.
 
2.        Two lectures given to high school students who participated in an enrichment program organized by the College of Engineering (Spring 1994).
 
3. Participation in workshops on how to use TI 82, 85 and 92 to enhance math concepts in the classroom.
 
4. Participation in the construction of two computer labs (rooms 205 and 207 in Dunn Hall) 1996-1997.
 
5. Organized AMS Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fractal Geometry (March 1997).
 
6. Co-organization of an AMS Special Session on Applications of Neural Networks (March 1997).
 
7. Co-organization of a workshop on Observability and Stability (NIPS 1993).
 
8.        Participation in the Univ. of Memphis, Spring Fest, (April 1997).
 
9.        Participation in Webct Instructional Technology Workshops, Univ. of Memphis
 
10.     Participation in a Spencer Foundation''s funded study on Underrepresented minorities in Science and Engineering. Study based at UCB (Fall 2001).
 
11.     Co-Organization of a Summer for High School students (forthcoming in July 2004).