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

Spring 2014 Courses

Office hours: MW 1130-1220 and TR 0100-0150 or by appointment.


MATH 4326

Linear Algebra

TR 1030-1150

PSYC 307

Class Materials

MATH 1411

Calculus 1

MW 1230-0120, TR 1200-1250

PSYC 306, EDUC 202

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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 1/2014