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Eric C. Johnson
U.S. Coast Guard Academy
Mathematics Department
15 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320

Eric.C.Johnson@uscga.edu
(860) 444‐8671
Eric C. Johnson
Associate Professor
Mathematics Department
U.S. Coast Guard Academy
 

Education:
  • Ph.D. Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, August 2001
  • M.S. Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, May 1993
  • B.S. Mathematics (minors in Physics and Industrial Psychology), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, May 1991

Courses Taught:
  • Introduction to Calculus
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Probability & Statistics
  • Differential Equations
  • Linear Optimization
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics
  • Network & Nonlinear Optimization
  • Operations Analysis

Selected Publications and Presentations:
  • “Operations Research at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy,” Norwich University Mathematics Colloquium, Northfield, VT, September, 2011
  • “Starting a Senior Capstone Course: Reflections & Lessons Learned,” Mathematical Association of America Northeast Section (MAA/NES) conference, Fairfield, CT, May 2009
  • “An Assessment Procedure for a First Semester Calculus Course,” with Manfred, E.A., New England Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges conference, Fall River, MA, April 2007
  • “Buoy Tender Mathematical Modeling,” with Krystinik, K.B. and Ostrowski, S.D., U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) INFORMS meeting, New London, CT, October 2006
  • “Buoy Tender Mathematical Modeling,” with Krystinik, K.B. and Ostrowski, S.D., Connecticut College Senior Seminar, New London, CT, October 2006
  • A Parallel Decomposition Algorithm for Constrained Nonlinear Optimization, Ph.D. thesis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, July 2001

Honors:
  • Rensselaer Medal
  • Max Hirsch Prize

Professional Memberships:
  • Member of the MAA/NES, 2002-present
  • Member of American Mensa, Ltd., 2002-2005