Faculty 
Research Interests 
Phone 
Office 
Email 
Jorgen Berglund 
 Specialized mathematical knowledge for
K12 teacher of mathematics
 Effective professional development for teachers
of mathematics
 Cirricular design of mathematics courses for
prospective K12 mathematics teachers
 Access and equality in mathematics programs
and classes

(530)8985350 
Holt 220 
jjberglund@csuchico.edu 
Colette Calmelet 
 Biomathematics  Mathematical modeling
and simulations of biological problems
 Cell movements in developmental biology,
zebrafish gastrulation, angiogenesis of the mouse retina
 Cancer stem cells hypothesis
 Dynamics in peritoneal dialysis
 Bioinformatics  Mathematical methods in
sequence analysis
 Fluid dynamics  Study of multiphase
flows, micropolar fluids, porous media, blood flow through capillaries

(530)8986895 
Holt 212 
ccalmelet@csuchico.edu 
Nancy Carter 
 Applied Statistics
 Sampling
 Regression
 Experimental Design
 Statistical Consulting

(530)8986562 
Holt 150 
ncarter@csuchico.edu 
Robin Donatello 
 Applied Biostatistics
 Data Visualization
 Techniques to handle missing & inconsistent
data
 Computational Statistics, Data Science,
Big Data
 Organizer of the Chico R Users Group
 CoOrganizer of the Data Science
Community of Interest

(530)8985767 
Holt 202 
rdonatello@csuchico.edu 
Sergei Fomin 
 Mathematical modeling of mass
transport in complex media
 Mathematical modeling of tsunami
wave dynamics
 Mathematical modeling of nonNewtonian
films in application to coating technology and polymer molding
 Principal investigator of the NSF grant:
Research Experiences in Mathematics for Undergraduates and Teachers (amount $270,000, years 20162019)

(530)8985274 
Holt 208 
sfomin@csuchico.edu 
Kathy Gray 
 Research interests focus on applying
statistical techniques to the design, analysis, and interpretation of data arising from environmental studies
 Bayesian statistics, analysis of large data
sets, and randomization methods

(530)8984095 
Holt 108 
klgray@csuchico.edu 
LaDawn Haws 
 Mathematics Education
 Applied Mathematics
 Physics and Engineering applications
 History of Mathematics
 Recreational Mathematics

(530)8985271 
Holt 218 
lhaws@csuchico.edu 
Christine Herrera 
 Mathematics Education
 Preservice School Teacher Development
 Undergraduate Proof Comprehension
 Productive Struggle
 Understanding and destroying the barriers
facing members of groups who have historically underrepresented in mathematics
 Active Learning

(530)8985492 
Holt 110 
caherrera@csuchico.edu 
Chris Marks 
 Number Theory
 Automorphic Function Theory

(530)8985063 
Holt 114 
cemarks@csuchico.edu 
M.E. Matthews 
 Mathematics Education
 Preservice & Inservice School Teacher
Development
 Teacher Experiences as Learner
 Faculty Professional Development
 Classroom Discourse
 Technology in Mathematics Instruction
 PI on CDE MSP grant: (MathTIME)
 Project DirectorNGMT under USDOE TQP
grant PRISMS

(530)8985469 
Holt 214 
mrmatthews@csuchico.edu 
Thomas Mattman 
 Knot Theory
 Graph Theory
 Mentoring Research by Undergraduate &
Master's students Students
 Math of Blues Music
 Odd Sunshades
 Square Knot Dancing

(530)8985603 
Holt 313 
tmattman@csuchico.edu 
Kevin McGown 

(530)8984083 
Holt 341 
kmcgown@csuchico.edu 
Ben Nolting 
 Mathematical Biology
 Ecological Modeling
 Stochastic Processes
 Partial Differential Equations
 Dynamical Systimes
 Mathematica

(530)8985508 
Holt 136 
bcnolting@csuchico.edu 
Vladimir Rosenhaus

 Mathematical Physics
 Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
 Nonlinear Wave Equations
 Symmetry Lie Algebras
 Conserved Quantities
 Infinite Symmetries
 Infinite Conservation Laws

(530)8984108 
Holt 219 
vrosenhaus@csuchico.edu 
Edward Roualdes

 Hierarchical Linear Modeling
 Penalized Regression
 Bayesian Statistics
 Ecological Modeling

(530)8985807 
Holt 204 
eroualdes@csuchico.edu 
Krista Strand

 K8 preservice teacher's development of
mathematical knowledge
 Cirriculum and instruction in mathematics
for K8 preservice teachers
 K8 teacher professional development

(530)8985472 
Holt 106 
klstrand@csuchico.edu 
Daniel Vallieres


(530)8985490 
Holt 116 
dvallieres@csuchico.edu
