Department chair: Leon Tabak | Contact info
Professor of Computer Science
Teaches a range of courses and specializes in computer graphics. He is active in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers professional society, taking students to visit local companies, universities, laboratories, and to conferences. He also works with the College Board through its Advanced Placement Program, conducting workshops with high school computer science teachers throughout the upper Midwest. Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Boston University; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics
Teaches courses in both departments. His teaching and research interests in computer science include computer networks, client-server systems, databases, parallel programming, and numerical analysis. He has been a leader in bringing computing technology into teaching and learning at Cornell, and during 1989-1990 and 1992-1996 he served as Cornell's director of academic computing. M.S. in Computer Science and M.S. in Mathematics, University of Iowa; B.A., Simpson College.
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Teaches a variety of courses that span the computer science curriculum. His fields of research are robotics and computer graphics. In the classroom, he enjoys applying and developing his pedagogical research interests in the use of active and collaborative learning techniques for computer science education. Ph.D., Washington University-St. Louis; B.S., Sewanee: The University of the South.
Professor of Physics and Computer Science Emeritus
B.S., Stanford University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.