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May 01:Spring 2015 Department of Computer Science Awards
Mar 06:University of Arizona - Hack Arizona
Dec 19:Staci Smith - Outstanding Senior, Fall 2014
Nov 11:Carlos Scheidegger: Best Paper Honorable Mention Award at InfoVis 2014 Conference
Oct 10:CS Student, Ian Koo Kain, Dines with Korean University President

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Graphael: A System for Generalized Force-Directed Layouts

Graphael implements several classic force-directed layout methods, plus several novel non-Euclidean geometric approaches including hyperbolic and spherical. The system can handle large graphs, using multi-scale variations of the force-directed methods.
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Our undergraduates study ways to design computer networking protocols, create and distribute innovative software, develop wireless and mobile computing, create novel programming languages, develop computational biology algorithms, invent highly efficient algorithms for computer graphics, and push the limits of high-performance computing.
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Our dynamic program of graduate study integrates quality research and teaching. Our alumni include researchers at AT&T Labs, HP Labs, and IBM Almaden, and faculty at Davis, Purdue, and Virginia.
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Welcome Larry Peterson

Computer Science Welcomes Larry Peterson Back to the Department.

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Prof. Larry Peterson back to the department. Larry was on our faculty from 1985 to 1998, serving as Head from 1996 to 1998. From 1998 to 2013, Larry was the Robert E. Kahn Professor of Computer Science at Princeton, where he was also Department Chair from 2003-2009.

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