Education1988 Brown University, Ph.D. Applied Mathematics, Providence, Rhode Island Academic Appointments1999– Professor, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University2004– Professor, Department of Computer Science, Colorado State University 2002–06 Graduate Program Chair, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University 1995–99 Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University 1989–95 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University Fellowships, Honors, Awards• 2002 IBM Faculty Award. • 2002 College of Natural Sciences Award for Graduate Student Education. • 1996-1997 Visiting Research Fellowship, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, United Kingdom. • 1989-1991 Alexander Von Humboldt Fellowship, Institute for Information Sciences University of Tuebingen, Germany. • 1988-1989 DARPA Fellowship, Center for Fluid Dynamics, Turbulence and Computation, Brown University. • 1988 Elected full member, Sigma Xi, Brown University Chapter. Research Interests• Theory and Algorithm Development Pattern analysis of complex data sets, geometric data analysis, optimization, computational mathematics, modeling and simulation. • Applications Pattern recognition in video sequences, hyper-spectral imagery, still photography. Failure prediction and fault detection, human computer interface, low-dimensional modeling of physical systems. Early warning of infectious disease. Academic VisitsMarch 2009 Department of Mathematics, University of Manchester, U.K. April/May 1997 Department of Mathematics, Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. and Tech., U.K. 1996-1997 Mathematical Research Centre, University of Warwick, U.K., 1996-1997 June 1993 Institute for Mechanics, Technical University of Vienna, Austria 1989–91 Institute for Information Sciences, University of Tuebingen, Germany |