## Curriuclum Vitae

__PERSONAL:__

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**Michael G. Neubauer**

Vice-Provost

Office of the Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs

California State University

Northridge, CA 91330-8200

Phone: 818.677.2957 (USA)

Email: michael.neubauer@csun.edu

Web: http://www.csun.edu/~hcmth007

__EDUCATION __

**August 1989 - Ph.D**., Mathematics, University of Southern California, Dissertation: On Solvable Monodromy Groups of Fixed Genus, Advisor:__Robert M. Guralnick__.**July 1984 - Vordiplom**, Mathematik,__Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg__.

__PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE __

**Vice-Provost**, California State University Northridge, since July 2013.**Professor**, California State University Northridge, since spring 1995.**Visiting Assistant Professor**, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, fall 1994.**Visiting Assistant Professor**, University of California at Irvine, 1992-1994.**Instructor**, University of Texas at Austin, 1989-92.**Teaching Assistant**, University of Southern California, 1986-89.

__PUBLICATIONS__

Many of the articles are available through the online resources of CSUN’s Oviatt Library (CSUN account or on-campus use required) or through JSTOR.

- 24. with Anna Karapiperi, Marilena Mitrouli and Jennifer Seberry, An eigenvalue approach evaluating minors for weighing matrices W(n, n-1),
*Linear Algebra and its Applications*, 436(2012), pp. 2054-2066. - 23. with Margo Gartner, A Proposal for Apportioning the House,
*PS:Political Science and Politics,*Volume 44, Issue 01, January 2011, pp 77 -79. - 22. with Richard Pace,
D-optimal (0,1)-weighing designs for 8 objects,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications,*432(2010) 2634-2657. DOI:*10.1016/j.laa.2009.12.007* - 21. with Bernardo Ábrego, Silvia Fernández-Merchant, and William Watkins, Sum of squares of degrees in a graph, JIPAM, Volume 10(2009), Issue 3, Article 64, 34 pp.
- 20. with Eloy. A. Lopez, D-optimal designs for 10 objects,
*Linear and Multilinear Algebra,*Volume 58, Issue 2, 2010, 151-171. DOI: 10.1080/03081080701872069 - 19. with William Watkins, A Variance Analog of Majorization and Some Associated Inequalities
*,**Journal of Inequalities in Pure and Applied Mathematics (JIPAM),*Volume 7, Issue 3, Article 79, 2006, 21 pages. - 18. with Bernardo Ábrego, Silvia Fernández-Merchant, and William Watkins, Trace-minimal graphs and D-optimal weighing designs,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications,*Volume 412, 15 January 2006, Pages 161-221. - 17. with Bernardo Ábrego, Silvia Fernández-Merchant, and William Watkins, D-optimal weighing designs for n ≡ -1 mod 4 objects and a large number of weighings,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications,*Volume 374, 15 November 2003, Pages 175-218. - 16. with Joel Zeitlin, Outcomes of Presidential Elections and the House Size,
*PS:Political Science and Politics,*Volume XXXVI, Number 4, October 2003, pp. 721-725. - 15. with Joel Zeitlin, Apportionment and the 2000 Election,
*The College Mathematics Magazine*, Vol. 34, NO. 1, January 2003, 2-9. - 14. with William Watkins, D-optimal designs for seven objects and large number of weighings,
*Linear and Multilinear Algebra*, 2002, Vol 50, No. 1, pp. 61-74. - 13. with William Watkins, E-optimal Spring Balance Weighing designs for n ≡ 3 mod 4 Objects,
*Siam Journal of Matrix Analysis and Applications,*2002, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 91-105. - 12. with William Watkins and Joel Zeitlin, D-optimal designs for six objects,
*Metrika*, (2000)52: 185-211. - 11. with William Watkins and Joel Zeitlin, D-optimal designs for four and five objects,
*Electronic Journal of Linear Algebra*, Volume 4, pp. 48-72, November 1998. - 10. with William Watkins and Joel Zeitlin, Notes on D-optimal Designs,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications*, 280 (1998) 109-127. - 9. with Al Sethuraman, Commuting Pairs in the Centralizer of 2-Regular Matrices,
*Journal of Algebra*, 214, 174-181 (1999). - 8. An Inequality for Positive-definite Matrices with Applications to Combinatorial Matrices,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications*, 267:163-174(1997). - 7. with William Watkins and Joel Zeilin, Maximal j-simplices in the real d-dimensional unit cube,
*Journal of Combinatorial Theory (A)*, Vol. 80, No. 1, 1997. - 6. with A.J. Radcliffe, The maximum determinant of (+1,-1)-matrices,
*Linear Algebra and its Applications*, 257:289-306(1997). - 5. with Robert M. Guralnick, Monodromy groups of branched coverings: The generic case, Contemporary Mathematics, 186, (1995), 325-352.
- 4. with David J. Saltman, A note on algebras generated by two commuting matrices,
*Journal of Algebra*, 164(2), (1994), 545-562. - 3. Primitive permutation groups of genus zero and one I,
*Communications in Algebra*, 21(3), (1993), 711-746. - 2. On monodromy groups of fixed genus,
*Journal of Algebra*, 153(1), (1992), 215-261. - 1. The variety of pairs of matrices with rank(AB-BA) ≤ 1,
*Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society,*105 (1989), 787-792.

__BOOK CHAPTERS__

with William Watkins, D-optimal designs, Handbook of Linear Algebra, CRC Press, 2006.

__WORK IN PROGRESS__

with Ann Davis, Scott Malloy, Mark Schilling, William Watkins and Joel Zeitlin, Potential minimizing configurations on the sphere. Ongoing project.

__HONORS__

- Outstanding Professor, Center on Disabilities, CSUN, 2005.
- Distinguished Teaching Award, School of Physical Sciences, UC Irvine, 1994.