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Dr. Efren Ruiz

Dr. Efren Ruiz

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  • University of Hawaii-Hilo
  • Status: Faculty
  • Department: Math,
  • Will Mentor: Pre-doctoral students

Areas of Expertise

Pure Mathematics,

Research Interests

Operator algebras, Algebra


Dr. Ruiz received his Ph.D. from the University of Oregon in 2005 and was a postdoc at the University of Toronto from 2005-2007. He is currently a faculty member at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

Dr. Ruiz's research areas are in Operator algebras and Algebra. He is currently a coordinator for Pacific Undergraduate Research Experience in Mathematics (PURE Math) a summer REU in Mathematics at the University of Hawaii at Hilo and he serves as the faculty advisor for the University Math Club.