**Sex: **Female

**Education:**

- Essen University, Germany, Postdoctoral Fellow in Mathematics, 1997 S
- University of he Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, MS Mathematics, 1988 Je
- Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, USA, Ph.D. in Mathematics, 1993 My
- University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, B.S. Mathematics, 1985 O

**Field of Specialization:**

Infinite Abelian Groups, Ring and Module Theory, Automorphisms of Groups, Matrix Analysis, Mathematics

**Researches:**

Paras, A.T. Struengmann, L., (2003) Fully transitive p-groups with finite first Ulm group.

Proc., American Mathematical Society

Paras, A.T. Goebel, R. Shelah, S., (2002) Groups isomorphic to all their non-trivial normal subgroups.

Israel Journal of Mathematics Volume 129

Paras, A.T. Goebel, R., (2002) Splitting of free summands of torsion-free modules over complete DVRS.

JJJGlasgow Mathematics Journal Volume 44

Paras, A.T., Goebel, S., (2001) p-adic completions and automorphisms of nilpotent groups

Rend. Sem. Mat. Padova Volume 105

Paras, A.T. Goebel, R., (1999) Realizing automorphism groups of metabelian groups.

Abelian Groups and Modules: International Conference in Dublin, 1998, Trends in Mathematics, Ser., Birkhauser, Basel

Paras, A.T. Goebel, R., (1998) Automorphisms of metabelian groups with trivial center.

Illinois Journal of Mathematics Volume 42

Paras, A.T., (1995) E-finitely generated groups

Communications in Algebra Volume 23, No. 13

Paras, A.T., (1995) Decompositions of abelian groups

Matimyas Matematika Volume 18, No. 1

Paras, A.T., (1994) Abelian groups as noetherian modules over their endomorphism rings

Contemporary Mathematics, American Mathematics Society Volume 171

Paras, A.T., (2000) Outer automorphism group of metabelian groups

Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra Volume 149

De la Cruz, Ralph John Paras, Agnes T., (2011 Jn) The øs Polar Decomposition of Matrices

Linear Algebra and Its Applications Volume 434, No. 1

**Awards:**

- TWAS Prize for Young Scientists in the Philippines, NAST-TWAS, 2004
- Outstanding Young Scientist (Mathematics), NAST-DOST, 2003
- International Publication Award (for ISI-Indexed publications), UP System, 2000, 2001
- PNOC Diamond Jubilee Professorial Chair in Mathematics, University of the Philippines Diliman, 2002 Ja- 2002 D
- UP Law Class '58 Professorial Chair in Mathematics, UP Diliman, 2001 Ja- 2001 D
- German-Israeli Foundation For Scientific Research and Development Research Fellowship, German-Israeli Foundation, 1999 N- 2000 O
- Professorial Chair in Mathematics, UP, PCI Foundation, 1999 Ja-1999 D
- Diamond Jubilee Faculty Grant, UP Diliman, 1998 Ja- 1998 D
- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), 1995 Je- 1997 S
- Outstanding Publication Award, (Editor) for Matimyas Matematika, NAST-DOST, 1996 Jl
- Research Grants, NSRI, UP Diliman, 1993-1995
- Diamond Jubilee Faculty Grant, UP Diliman, 1994 Ja- 1996 D
- Teaching Assistantship, Wesleyan University, Connecticut, USA, 1988 S-1993 My