Yana Mohanty CV | Resume

Ph. D., M.S., B.S.

Education

  • Ph. D. in Mathematics, UCSD, 2002
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1993
  • B.S. Magna Cum Laude in Electrical Engineering, UCLA, 1989

 

Current Professional Activities

Founder, Imathgination LLC, 2014

Teaching Teachers

Teaching Students

  • Instructor, San Diego Math Circle, 2007 – present
  • Coach, Ocean Air Elementary School Math Club, 2015- present

Patents and Patent Applications

  • Mohanty, Y. “Set of Variably Assemblable Polygonal Tiles with Stencil Capability” 2015, U.S. Patent No. 9,070,300.
  • Mohanty, Y. “Polygonal Tiles for Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Symmetry Structures,” U.S. Patent No. 9,498,735.

Publications

  • Mohanty, Y. “Construction of a 3/4-Ideal Hyperbolic Tetrahedron out of Ideal 
Tetrahedra,” Discrete and Computational Geometry 32:117-128 (2004).
  • Mohanty, Y. “The Regge Symmetry is a Scissors Congruence in Hyperbolic Space,” 
Algebraic and Geometric Topology (3), 2003, pp. 1-31.


Teaching experience

2009-2009  

Palomar College, San Marcos, California.

Pre-algebra and algebra.

 

 

2002-2008 UCSD, La Jolla, California. Calculus, Differential Equations.

 

 

1999 Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. Team-taught “Geometry and the Imagination” with Peter Doyle.

 

1997-2002
 

Teaching Assistant in the Mathematics Department at UCSD.

Taught discussion sections and computer labs for undergraduate mathematics courses.

 

 

 

 

1996 Chapman University, San Diego, California.  Pre-calculus.

Research and Industry Experience

2003-2003  

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, UCSD

 

 

 

1994-1995 Applications Engineer, Loral Test and Information Systems,

San Diego, California.

 

 

1991-1993 Research Assistant, Department of Electrical and Computer

Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

 

 

1989-1991 Member of Technical Staff, Hughes Aircraft Company,

El Segundo, California.