Luis G. Valdez-Sanchez, PhD


Associate Professor

University of Texas at El Paso

Department of Mathematical Sciences

El Paso, TX 79968-0514

Phone: (915) 747-6766


Office: 222 Bell Hall


University of California, Berkeley

Ph.D. Mathematics; Fall 1995
M.A. Mathematics; Spring 1993
Ph.D. Candidacy, Mathematics; Fall 1989

University of Texas, El Paso

B.S. (Honors) Mathematics, Physics (minor); Fall 1987

Summer 2014 Courses

Office hours: MTWR 1400-1450 or by appointment.


MATH 1312

Calculus 2

MTWRF 0920-1130


Class Materials

MATH 3323

Matrix Algebra

MTWRF 1140-1350

LART 304

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Summer Research Undergraduate Experience (REU)/Internship links

RUSIS: Rice University Summer Institute of Statistics

CCT REU: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences, Louisiana State U.

American Mathematical Society list of REU Summer Programs (MATH/STAT)

National Science Foundation (NSF) list of REU Summer Programs (ALL AREAS)


Research Interests

Low dimensional topology, with an emphasis in 3-manifolds and surgery on knots.





Updated 6/2014