Scott Surgent

Principal Lecturer MY
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1804

Biography

Scott Surgent received a Master’s Degree in mathematics from the University of California, Riverside (including a year in Australia), where he researched Random Fractal Geometry and Dynamic Systems. He has been teaching at ASU since 1994, and over the years has taught almost all first and second-year mathematics courses, and usually teaches the Calculus for Engineers sequence. Since 2011, Surgent has been the coordinator of First Year Mathematics, helping manage all first and second-year courses, and since 2012, oversees the online mathematics program. He has served on many departmental and university committees. He is a co-author of "Calculus and Its Applications" (Pearson, 10th and 11th editions and an Extended Version, 1st Ed) with Marvin Bittinger and David Ellenbogen.

Education

B.Sc. (Mathematics) University of California-Riverside 1989

M.Sc. (Mathematics) University of California-Riverside 1992

Attended Australian National University (Canberra) as part of the University of California's Education Abroad Program, 1987.

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
STP 420 Introductory Applied Statistic
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
MAT 265 Calculus for Engineers I
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
MAT 343 Applied Linear Algebra
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
MAT 211 Math for Business Analysis
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
MAT 210 Brief Calculus
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
MAT 265 Calculus for Engineers I
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
MAT 275 Modern Differential Equations
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
MAT 267 Calculus for Engineers III
MAT 275 Modern Differential Equations

Honors/Awards

Recipient, First Year Mathematics Teaching Award, 2017.

Work History

Co-Author, Calculus and Its Applications (10e, 2012; 11e, 2016; 12e, 2020) & Extended Edition (1e, 2014; 2e, 2020), with Marvin Bittinger, David Ellenbogen and Gene Kramer. Published by Pearson.

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