Jordan D'Abruzzo is a second year PhD student in the Mathematics Department at UCF. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Computer Science from UCF in 2015. He has a year of teaching assistant experience, and over five years of tutoring experience. As an undergraduate, he worked in the Math Lab at UCF and received Tutor of the Year for the 2014-2015 academic year. His research interests include probability theory and mathematical statistics.
David Fairchild is a Ph.D. student in the Chemistry Department at the University of Central Florida. He received his B.S. in Chemistry from UCF in 2017. His current research focuses on the synthesis and characterization of Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs). This is his first year as part of the Compass/Excel program.
Arielle Gaudiello is a fifth year PhD candidate in the Mathematics Department at UCF. She received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Holocaust and Genocide Studies from Stockton University in 2013. This will be her fourth year as a member of the EXCEL/COMPASS team. Recently, Arielle was received the Award for Excellence by a Graduate Teaching Assistant at UCF. Her research interests include epidemic modeling, and she is working on a mathematical model for the human papillomavirus (HPV) in Japan with her advisor Dr. Zhisheng Shuai.
David Guinovart Sanjuan
David Guinovart Sanjuan is a PhD. Student of the Mathematics Department at the UCF. He has been working as a professor and a researcher since 2013. He got his bachelor degree in 2013 at the University of Havana. In 2015, he got his Master Degree in Applied Mathematics (Mechanics of Solids) at the same institution. He started as a PhD. Student at UCF in Fall of 2016. Between Fall of 2013 and Summer 2016, he was working as a junior professor of Topology, Ordinary Differential Equations and Calculus at the University of Havana. Between Fall of 2016 and Summer of 2017, he has been tutoring students at MALL and Math-Lab (Mathematics Department UCF). He has several publications in Applied Mathematics in journals as “Composite B”, “Composite Structure”, “Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids”. Nowadays, David lives in Orlando, Florida.