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Ricardo J. Cordero-Soto, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Office Phone: (951) 552-8632
E-mail: rcordero@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: James Building, 470
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:45am-10:15am & Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm-2pm

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Applied Mathematics for Life and Social Sciences Arizona State University 2011
M.A. Mathematics Arizona State University 2008
B.S. Applied Mathematics Universidad Metropolitana-San Juan Puerto Rico 2006

Courses Taught

MAT 115-Intermediate Algebra
MAT 145-Mathematical Methods in the Natural Sciences
MAT 123-Survey
MAT 135-Pre-Calculus
MAT 245-Calculus I
MAT 255-Calculus II
MAT 303-Linear Algebra with Applications to Differential Equations
MAT 342-Fundamentals of Multivariable Calculus and Differential Equations for Engineers
MAT 403-Linear Algebra
MAT 400-Special Topics: Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics
MAT 400-Special Topics: Game Theory
MAT 443-Advanced Calculus


Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Time-Dependent Schrodinger Equations
Math Biology


Research, Presentations, & Publications

R. Cordero-Soto, Solutions for Time-Dependent Schrodinger Equations with Applications to Quantum Dots, Mohammad Reza Pahlavani, editor, Theoretical Concepts of Quantum Mechanics, InTech, February, 2012.

R. Cordero-Soto and S.K. Suslov, The Degenerate Parametric Oscillator and Ince’s Equation, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 44 (2011) 015101.

R. Cordero-Soto, E. Suazo and S. K. Suslov, Quantum Integrals of Motion for Variable Quadratic Hamiltonians, Annals of Physics 325 (2010) 1884— 1912.

R. Cordero-Soto and S.K. Suslov, Time reversal for modified oscillators, Teoret. Mat. Fiz., 2010, Volume 162:3, 345-380.

R. Cordero-Soto, Erwin Suazo and S. K. Suslov, Models of Damped Oscillators in Quantum Mechanics, Journal of Physical Mathematics, 1 (2009), S090603.

R. Cordero-Soto, R. M. Lopez, E. Suazo, and S. K. Suslov, Propagator of a charged particle with a spin in uniform magnetic and perpendicular electric fields, Lett. in Math. Phys. 84 (2008) #2–3, 159— 178.

M. Meiler, R. Cordero-Soto, and S. K. Suslov, Solution of the Cauchy problem for a time-dependent Schrodinger equation, J. Math. Phys. 49 (2008) #7.

R. Cordero Soto, and M. Engman, Intrinsic Spectral Geometry of the Kerr-Newman Event Horizon, J. Math. Phys. 47 (2006).


Church Membership & Activities

The Mission Church in Redlands
Bass player for the Mission worship team


Interests & Hobbies

Music and Film


Personal Philosophy

And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
John 8:32 New King James Version (NKJV)