# 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.

Wu, Y, Walenz, B, Li, P, Shim, A, Sonmez, E, Agarwal, PK, Li, C, Yang, J, and Yu, C. "ICheck: Computationally combating "lies, D - Ned Lies, and statistics"." *Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data* (January 1, 2014): 1063-1066.
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Agarwal, PK, and Sharathkumar, R. "Approximation algorithms for bipartite matching with metric and geometric costs." *Proceedings of the Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing* (January 1, 2014): 555-564.
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Agarwal, PK, and Pan, J. "Near-linear algorithms for geometric hitting sets and set covers." *Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry* (January 1, 2014): 271-279.
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Agarwal, PK, Avraham, RB, Kaplan, H, and Sharir, M. "Computing the Discrete Fréchet Distance in Subquadratic Time." *Siam Journal on Computing* 43.2 (January 2014): 429-449.
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Agarwal, PK, Aronov, B, Van Kreveld, M, Löffler, M, and Silveira, RI. "Computing correlation between piecewise-linear functions." *SIAM Journal on Computing* 42.5 (December 26, 2013): 1867-1887.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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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.
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## Pages

Sekhon, A, and Agarwal, P. "Face recognition using back propagation neural network technique." January 1, 2015. Full Text

Agarwal, P. "Message from program chair." January 1, 2015. Full Text

Lebeck, N, Mølhave, T, and Agarwal, PK. "Computing highly occluded paths using a sparse network." November 4, 2014. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Har-Peled, S, Suri, S, YIldIz, H, and Zhang, W. "Convex hulls under uncertainty." January 1, 2014. Full Text

Agarwal, P, Gupta, R, Maheswari, T, Agarwal, P, Yadav, S, and Bali, V. "A genetic algorithm for alignment of multiple DNA sequences." December 1, 2012. Full Text

Agarwal, P, and Rizvi, SAM. "A technique based on neural network for predicting the secondary structure of proteins." March 31, 2008. Full Text

Rizvi, SAM, and Agarwal, P. "A time efficient algorithm for finding longest common subsequence from two molecular sequences." December 1, 2007. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Xie, J, Yang, J, and Yu, H. "Scalable continuous query processing by tracking hotspots." December 1, 2006.

Rizvi, SAM, and Agarwal, P. "A new bucket-based algorithm for finding LCS from two given molecular sequences." November 14, 2006. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Cabello, S, Sellarès, JA, and Sharir, M. "Computing a Center-Transversal Line." Springer, 2006. Full Text