Mathematics and Computer Science

Dr. Mercedes Franco

Associate Professor

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Office: S-235

Phone: (718) 281-5456

Email: MFranco@qcc.cuny.edu

Education

  • B.S., Mathematics; Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia
  • M.S., Ph.D., Applied Mathematics; Cornell University

Specialties

  • Nonlinear elasticity
  • Differential Equations
  • Mathematics Education
    TIMEQCC
    , a program for future secondary mathematics teachers
  • Service Learning

Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.