Norma L. Ortiz-Robinson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Virginia Commonwealth University
Office: Harris Hall #4179
Voice: 804-828-5953
Fax: 804-828-8785
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Research Interests

  • Geometric Control and Nonsmooth Analysis
  • Time Delay Systems
  • Optimal Control
  • Dynamical Systems
  • Learner-centered teaching


  • Contemporary Math (Math 131)
  • Intro to Computational Math (Math 255)
  • Calculus I, II, III
  • Linear Algebra (Math 310)
  • Differential Equations (Math 301)
  • Intro to Calculus of Variations (Math 428)
  • Intro to Real Analysis I, II (Math 507-508)
  • Real Analysis I,II (Math 607, 608)
  • Intro to Optimal Control and Applications (Math 591)
"The earth is the LORD's, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for he founded it upon the seas and established it upon the waters." Ps. 24:1-2