CURRICULUM VITAE

Brian Allan Hagler
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Odessa, TX 79762

Office: ST1234
Office Phone: 552-2255
hagler_b@utpb.edu
http://general.utpb.edu/FAC/hagler_b

   

  • EDUCATION
    • Ph. D., Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1997.
    • B. S., Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, 1992.
  • FACULTY POSITIONS
    • Associate Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, UT Permian Basin, 2007-present.
    • Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Science and Mathematics, UT Permian Basin, 2000-2007.
    • Instructor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1997-2000.
    • Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1992-1997.
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
    • Mathematical Analysis
  • SCHOLARLY ACTIVITY
    • Recent Journal Articles
      • "Moments Via Transformations", Communications in the Analytic Theory of Continued Fractions, Volume XXIV, 2018.
      • "Computational Studies in Anchorless Universal Steering of Strong Gaussian Quadrature", Communications in the Analytic Theory of Continued Fractions, Volume XXII, 2016.
      • "Anchoring and Steering Gaussian Quadrature for Positive Definite Strong Moment Functionals”, Numer. Algorithms 62 (2013), no.1, 45-58.
      • "Optimizing Gaussian Quadrature for Positive Definite Strong Moment Functionals”, SIAM J. Numer. Anal. 49 (2011) 1111-1126.
      • "Ordered OLPS and CF Nth Numerators", Linear Algebra and its Applications 422 (2007) 100–118.
    • Representative Research Conference Contributions
      • Loen, Norway, 2006, "The Theory of Ordered Orthogonal Laurent Polynomial Sequences".
      • Phoenix, Arizona, USA, 2004, "Continued Fractions Associated with Solution of a Wave Equation".
    • Monographs, Course Materials
      • Individualized Exams for courses MATH1325, MATH 2412, MATH2414, MATH3305, MATH3310, MATH3315, MATH3320, MATH3360, MATH/MENG 4360.
      • Randomly Generated Exercises for MATH 1325, MATH 2412-2414, MATH 3301, MATH3305, MATH3310, MATH3315, MATH/MENG 4360
      • Preparatory Reading Quizzes for MATH 3305, MATH 3315, MATH 3360, MATH 4370
      • Qualifying Exams/Value-Added Tests for MATH 1324-1325, MATH 2412-2413, MATH 2413-2414
      • Happy Land (A graphical representation of the undergraduate Mathematics curriculum)
      • Complete Course Text in Worksheet Form for MATH 2412, MATH 2413, MATH 2414

  • COURSES TAUGHT
    • UTPB, 2000-present
      Freshman SeminarUNIV 1001 (inaugural semester)
      Contemporary Mathematics 1MATH 1332 (old-style online)
      College AlgebraMATH 1314
      Precalculus for BusinessMATH 1324
      Calculus for Business*MATH 1325 ("Hyflex" in 2012)
      Precalculus*MATH 2412
      Calculus 1*MATH 2413
      Calculus 2*MATH 2414
      Calculus 3*MATH 2415
      Introductory StatisticsMATH 3301
      Mathematical Reasoning I*MATH 3305
      Linear Algebra*MATH 3310
      Differential Equations*MATH 3320
      Algebraic Structures*MATH 4315 (was 3315, "Hyflex" in 2012)
      Intermediate Analysis*MATH 4360 (was 3360, "Hyflex" in 2012)
      Numerical Analysis*MATH/MENG 4360 (1st "hyflex" course ever offered at UTPB, 2011)
      Complex Variables*MATH 4370
      Happy Lands (Capstone)MATH 4389
      Mathematical Reasoning IIMATH 4389
      Complex AnalysisMATH 6361
         Courses marked with a * have been taught at least once in the last 6 years.

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    • Regular Member of the American Mathematical Society 1992-1997, 2017-present
    • Regular Member of the Mathematical Association of America since 1992
    • Trailblazed the use of "Hyflex" web-conferencing courses at UTPB.
    • Maintains web site for professional activities, continuously operated since 1995.
    • Relaxes by playing guitar music for himself.
Last update: May 2019.