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Wed, Oct 26, 2016 Welcome
Department of Mathematics

Dr. Chetan Prakash

Emeritus Professor of Mathematics

Director, Center for the Study of Consciousness

Dr. Prakash’s Curriculum Vitae

Office: JB327

Office Hours: Mondays 3-4 pm; Tuesdays and Thursdays 3-4 pm and by appointment 

Phone: (909) 537-5390

Email: cprakash@csusb.edu

Courses taught during current quarter at CSUSB: 

Math 241: Problem Solving in Calculus

Math 252: Multivariable Calculus II

Math 529: Advanced Geometry

Notes for Math 529


6th degree black belt, Aikido Schools of Ueshiba, affiliate of Aikido World Headquarters, Tokyo, 2015

Instructor, Russian Martial Art "Ryabko Systema" Certified 2010-2013

Ph. D. Applied Mathematics, Cornell University, 1982

M.S. Applied Mathematics, Cornell University, 1979

M.Sc. Physics, University of Delhi (St. Stephen's College), 1973

B.Sc.. Physics, University of Delhi (St. Stephen's College), 1971 

Published Book:

"Observer Mechanics, a Formal Theory of Perception," by Bruce Bennett, Donald Hoffman and Chetan Prakash. Academic Press, 1989. 

Extra-University activities:

Founder President and Head Aikido Instructor, Redlands Aikikai, a School of Meditative and Martial Arts


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Instagram: redlandsaikikai

Founding President of the Board, Yeru Bon Center, Los Angeles 2000-2013