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Curriculum Vitae

 
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Education

Cornell University

August 2020 - Present

Pursuing a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics | Center for Applied Mathematics

California State University, Channel Islands

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics | Emphasis in Pure Mathematics | Minor in Computer Science | Summa Cum Laude

August 2015 - May 2020

 

Experience

Instructional Student Assistant - Mathematics Tutor

Spring 2018 to May 2020

California State University, Channel Islands (Camarillo, CA)

Contact

Researcher - Summer 2019

Directors: Dr. Pamela Harris (Williams College) and Dr. Rebecca Garcia (Sam Houston State University)

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Undergraduate Program (Berkeley, CA)

Researcher - Spring 2019

Advisor: Dr. Alona Kryshchenko, CSU Channel Islands, CA

California State University, Channel Islands (Camarilo, CA)

Researcher - Fall 2018

Mentor: Dr. Jason Miller, CSU Channel Islands, CA

California State University, Channel Islands (Camarillo, CA)

Researcher - Summer 2018

Advisor: Dr. Allison Lewis (Lafayette College)

St. Mary’s College of Maryland (St. Mary's City, MD)

 

Fellowships & Awards

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Awarded in 2020

Consists of three years of Ph.D. funding

Cornell Sloan-Colman Graduate Diversity Fellowship

Awarded in 2020

Consists of three years of Ph.D. funding

Outstanding Poster Presentation

Awarded in May 2019

J. Camarillo, M. Contreras, M. Cortez, A. Martos. Finding Waldo: An Investigation into Machine Learning for Object Detection. SAGE Student Research Conference, California State University Channel Islands. Camarillo, CA.

Outstanding Oral Presentation

Awarded in May 2019

M. Cortez. Combating Tuberculosis Using Time-Dependent Sensitivity Analysis. SAGE Student Research Conference, California State University Channel Islands. Camarillo, California. 4 May 2019.