Michael  Cao

Faculty, Mathematics

Michael has been working at Mission College since 2014. Before joining Mission College, Michael worked on computer vision research projects at HRL Laboratories and taught various math classes at De Anza College and West Valley College. His area of interest include computer vision, pattern recognition, and numerical optimization.


M.A. in Applied Mathematics, UCSD
B.S. in Mathematics of Computation, UCLA

Courses Taught / Syllabi

Pre Algebra
Beginning Algebra
Intermediate Algebra

Fast Facts

Michael has taken classes in Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, and Korean, but he forgot almost all of them. 

Favorite Quote

I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. ~ Michael Jordan



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Michael Cao
phone: 408-855-5329
email: michael.cao@wvm.edu
office: GC-317F

Math Department Website