email: mjv at math dot berkeley dot edu
Office: Evans 895
Spring 2012: Math 104 (Introduction to Analysis)
Fall 2011: Math H54 (Honors Linear Algebra and Differential Equations)
Spring 2011: Math 185 (Introduction to Complex Analysis)
Fall 2010: Math H54 (Honors Linear Algebra and Differential Equations)
2011 Commencement: Distinguished Teaching Award from UC Berkeley's Mathematics Undergraduate Students Association (MUSA).
(Photo by a Distinguished Former Student.)
Warning: The files below do not always coincide with the published versions.
Notes on a Paper of Shiffman and Zelditch
Notes on Calderón's Problem
A Fun Linear Algebra Problem
Wherefore Cotangent Space?
Iagolnitzer's Microlocal Upper Bounds.
The Role of the Professor, by Walter Noll.
NY Times article about majoring in STEM.
The Age of the Essay, by Paul Graham.
The Day Saul Perlmutter won the Nobel Prize.
Evidence of my previous life as a rock star.
I am patiently waiting for this book.
Halloween 2011: Nosferatu, immediately after the costume contest and before office hours.