Threads 2007

Threads is the official newsletter of the Department of Computer Science, published once each semester

2007 Spring - 11(1)
  • Chair's Message (Pankaj Agarwal)
  • Welcome new secondary faculty Romit Roy Choudhury and Mauro Maggioni
  • Welcome new adjunct faculty Rob Fowler
  • New grants awarded
  • John Reif named chair of 2007 Gödel prize selection committee
  • Susan Rodger reappointed
  • Bruce Donald awarded Bass Chair
  • Shivnath Babu and Richard Lucic receive IBM faculty award
  • Forest dynamics: modeling and computation
  • Beyond virtual data centers
  • New course explores the Google view
  • Student profile: Laura Grit
  • Student publications/presentations
  • Keep in touch
  • Students attend Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing
  • December 2006 graduates
  • Graduate awards for the 2005-2006 academic year
  • National Undergraduate Research Awards
  • C-SURF
  • Welcome new Computer Science students
  • ACM Gamers' Paradise
  • ACM Programming Contest
  • TechConnect 2006
  • Staff Award given to Richard Braun
2007 Fall - 11(2)
  • Chair's Message (Pankaj Agarwal)
  • Alvin Lebeck promoted to Full Professor
  • Ronald Parr promoted to Associate Professor
  • Hebert Edelsbrunner receives mentoring award
  • Alexander Hartemink receives teaching award
  • Vincent Conitzer receives distinguished dissertation award
  • Shivnath Babu receives NSF Award
  • New grants awarded
  • COPSE (Concurrent Opportunistic Sensor Environment)
  • GAANN Fellows Program
  • Susan Rodger receives NSF and IBM funding
  • Keep in touch
  • Grad student profile: Dmitriy Morozov
  • Undergrad alumnae profile: Beth Trushkowsky and Tiffany Chen
  • Recent Graduates
  • Undergraduate awards
  • From application to orientation
  • Welcome new Computer Science students
  • Undergrads receive Google scholarships
  • Student publications/presentations
  • Honorary degree awarded to computer scientist Anita Jones
  • Frontiers 2007
  • RoboCupJunior competition held at Duke
  • New computational economics minor