Mikhail   M.  Bouniaev

Professor  

Office: BLHSB 2.508
Phone: (956) 882-6600
Email: mikhail.bouniaev@utrgv.edu

Dr. Mikhail M. Bouniaev

Professor of Mathematics, holds Ph.D. in Mathematics from Moscow Institute of Electrical Engineering and a Doctor of Science from Moscow State Pedagogical University. Professional goals:To achieve excellence in teaching, research and services to students, UTRGV and profession.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Discrete and computational geometry, functional analysis, topology, applied mathematics, nanoscience, psychology of mathematics education, using technology in teaching mathematics, training mathematics teachers and curriculum developmen
  • Education

    • D.Sc., USSR Council of Ministers, 1992
    • PhD, Physics and Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Electronic Machines Construction, 1978
    • MS, Mathematics, Moscow State Pedagogical Institute, 1973
  • Currently Teaching

    MATH 3350 03 - Intro to Math Proof:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    MATH 2318 03 - Linear Algebra:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Mikhail Bouniaev, Jerzy Mogilski, “Formative Assessment of Active Leaning: Theoretical Perspective & Personal Experience”. Report on Active Learning Approaches in Mathematics Instruction: Practice & Assessment Symposium, August 2-3, 2016, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2017: 15-17.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev, Nikolai Dolbilin, Oleg Musin, and Alexey Tarasov. "Geometrical problems related to crystals, fullerenes, and nanoparticle structure," Forging Connections between Computational Mathematics and Computational Geometry. Springer, 2016: 139–151.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev, Nikolai Dolbilin, Oleg Musin, Alexey Tarasov, "Geometrical Problems Related to Crystals, Fullerenes, and Nanoparticles Structure.," Forging Connections between Computational Mathematics and Computational Geometry (Ke Chen, editor), Springer International Publisher in Mathematics and Statistics, (2016): 139-152.

  • Mikhail Bouniev and Jerzy Mogilski. "CALCULUS COURSE LABORATORY COMPONENT: ACTIVE LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT," ICERI2016 Proceedings. IATED Academy, November 2016.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev and Jerzy Mogilski. "STEM CURRICULUM ALIGNMENT PROJECT," ICERI2016 Proceedings. IATED Academy, November 2016.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev, Nikolai Dolbilin, Oleg Musin, and Alexey Tarasov. "Two Groups of Geometrical Problems Related to Study of Fullerenes & Crystals," GSTF Journal of Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research (JMSOR) 2, no. 2 (2014): 18.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Creating a Seamless Pipeline into Undergraduate Programs in STEM Fields through Region -wide Articulation Agreements," Indianapolis: 2014 ASEE Annual Conference, June 2014.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Lessons Learned in Establishing STEM Student Cohort at a Border University and the Effect on Students Retention and Success," Indianapolis: 2014 ASEE Annual Conference, June 2014.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Geometrical Problems Related to Crystals, Fullerenes and Nanoparticles Structure," 3-rd Annual International Conference on Computational Mathematics, Computational Geometry & Statistics , February 2014: 55-61.

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "An Integrated Multidisciplinary Nanoscience Concentration Certificate Program for STEM Education," Journal of Nano Education (2013).



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Mikhail Bouniaev. UTeach Brownsville Replication Grant , Austin UTeach Institute and Greater Texas Foundation, $1,400,000.00 (2011 - 2015)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Readiness, Recruitment, Retention, Graduation - Four Dimensions for Achieving Hispanic Student STEM Success- One year extension , USA Department of Education, (October 1, 2014 - September 30, 2015)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Readiness, Recruitment, Retention, Graduation - Four Dimensions for Achieving Hispanic Student STEM Success, USA Department of Education, $748,832.00 (October 1, 2011 - September 30, 2013)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. UTeach Brownsville Planning Grant, Greater Texas Foundation, $52,706.00 (2010 - 2010)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. SUU Faculty Development Grant , SUU, $2,001.00 (2001 - 2001)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Grant from the NSF ATLAST , NSF, (1996 - 1996)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Grant from NSF ATLAST project to attend project workshop, NSF, (1995 - 1995)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Grant from the Soviet Academy of Science, Soviet Academy of Science, (1986 - 1991)



Selected Presentations


  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "On the Concept of t-bonded Sets," Mathematical Congress of the Americas, AMS, Canada, July 24-28, 2017 (July 2017)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Formative Assessment and Flipped Teaching," International Conference of Chinese American Scholars Association, E-Leader Berlin 2017, , Chinese American Scholars Association, Berlin, Germany (June 2017)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev, Jerzy Mogilski, "Calculus Course Laboratory Component: “Active Leaning and Assessment (," 10-th Annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICRI 2016) , Seville, Spain, (November 2016)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev and Jerzy Mogilski. "STEM Curriculum Alignment Project ," 10-th Annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICRI 2016) , Seville, Spain, November 14-16 (November 2016)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Curriculum Alignment as a Component of math Teacher Development," National Council for Teachers of Mathematics , NCTM, Houston TX (November 2014)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Curriculum Alignment as a Component of math Teacher Development," National Council for Teachers of Mathematics , NCTM, Richmond VA. (November 2014)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Curriculum Alignment as a Component of math Teacher Development," National Council for Teachers of Mathematics , NCTM, Indianapolis IN. (October 2014)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. Integrating Technology in College Readiness and Curriculum Alignment Project, UBTech, Las Vegas (June 2014)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Geometrical Problems Related to Crystals, Fullerenes and Nanoparticles Structure," 3-rd Annual International Conference on Computational Mathematics, Computational Geometry & Statistics , CMCGS, Singapore (February 2014)

  • Mikhail Bouniaev. "Old Learning Theories In the E-learn Environment," International Leadership & Networking Conference, Bratislava, Slovakia (June 2006)

Current Courses

MATH 3350 03 - Intro to Math Proof:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
MATH 2318 03 - Linear Algebra:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses