Pankaj K. Agarwal

  • RJR Nabisco Professor of Computer Science in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
  • Professor of Computer Science
  • Chair of Computer Science
  • Professor of Mathematics (Secondary)
  • Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative
  • Bass Fellow
External address: D315 Lev Sci Res Ctr, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: Box 90129, Durham, NC 27708-0129
Phone: (919) 660-6548

Computational and combinatorial geometry, computational biology, robotics, spatial databases, geographic molecular information systems, and data structures.

Education & Training
  • Ph.D., New York University 1989

  • M.S., University of California at Santa Cruz 1986

  • B.S.E.E., Indian Institute of Technology (India) 1982

Agarwal, PK, Matoušek, J, and Sharir, M. "On range searching with semialgebraic sets. II." SIAM Journal on Computing 42.6 (December 23, 2013): 2039-2062. Full Text

Lebeck, N, Mølhave, T, and Agarwal, PK. "Computing highly occluded paths on a terrain." GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (December 1, 2013): 14-23. Full Text

Sankararaman, S, Agarwal, PK, Mølhave, T, Pan, J, and Boedihardjo, AP. "Model-driven matching and segmentation of trajectories." GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (December 1, 2013): 234-243. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Cormode, G, Huang, Z, Phillips, JM, Wei, Z, and Yi, K. "Mergeable summaries." ACM Transactions on Database Systems 38.4 (November 1, 2013). Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Efrat, A, Ganjugunte, SK, Hay, D, Sankararaman, S, and Zussman, G. "The resilience of WDM networks to probabilistic geographical failures." IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking 21.5 (January 14, 2013): 1525-1538. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, Govindarajan, S, Yang, J, and Yi, K. "Efficient external memory structures for range-aggregate queries." Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications 46.3 (2013): 358-370. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Efrat, A, Ganjugunte, SK, Hay, D, Sankararaman, S, and Zussman, G. "The Resilience of WDM Networks to Probabilistic Geographical Failures." IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (2013). Full Text

Afshani, P, Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, Larsen, KG, and Phillips, JM. "(Approximate) Uncertain Skylines." Theory of Computing Systems 52.3 (2013): 342-366. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Har-Peled, S, and Yu, H. "EMBEDDINGS OF SURFACES, CURVES, AND MOVING POINTS IN EUCLIDEAN SPACE." SIAM JOURNAL ON COMPUTING 42.2 (2013): 442-458. Full Text

Pages

Agarwal, PK, and Sharir, M. "Pseudo-line arrangements: duality, algorithms, and applications." ACM/SIAM, 2002.

Agarwal, PK, Edelsbrunner, H, and Wang, Y. "Computing the writhing number of a polygonal knot." ACM/SIAM, 2002.

Agarwal, PK, Hagerup, T, Ray, R, Sharir, M, Smid, MHM, and Welzl, E. "Translating a Planar Object to Maximize Point Containment." Springer, 2002. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, Procopiuc, O, and Vitter, JS. "A Framework for Index Bulk Loading and Dynamization." Springer, 2001. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, and Vahrenhold, J. "Time Responsive External Data Structures for Moving Points." Springer, 2001. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Berg, MD, Har-Peled, S, Overmars, MH, Sharir, M, and Vahrenhold, J. "Reporting Intersecting Pairs of Polytopes in Two and Three Dimensions." Springer, 2001. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Flato, E, and Halperin, D. "Polygon Decomposition for Efficient Construction of Minkowski Sums." Springer, 2000. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Guibas, LJ, Har-Peled, S, Rabinovitch, A, and Sharir, M. "Computing the penetration depth of two convex polytopes in 3d." January 1, 2000. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Bhattacharya, BK, and Sen, S. "Output-Sensitive Algorithms for Uniform Partitions of Points." Springer, 1999. Full Text

Murali, TM, Agarwal, PK, and Vitter, JS. "Constructing Binary Space Partitions for Orthogonal Rectabgles in Practice." Springer, 1998. Full Text

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