# 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.

Agarwal, PK, Har-Peled, S, Suri, S, YIldIz, H, and Zhang, W. "Convex hulls under uncertainty." *Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)* 8737 LNCS (January 1, 2014): 37-48.
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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, Har-Peled, S, Kaplan, H, and Sharir, M. "Union of Random Minkowski Sums and Network Vulnerability Analysis." *Discrete and Computational Geometry* 52.3 (January 1, 2014): 551-582.
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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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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, Ben Avraham, R, and Sharir, M. "The 2-center problem in three dimensions." *Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications* 46.6 (August 1, 2013): 734-746.
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## Pages

"Markov-modulated marked poisson processes for check-in data." January 1, 2016.

Zhang, W, Agarwal, PK, and Mukherjee, S. "Contour trees of uncertain terrains." November 3, 2015. Full Text

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

Gupta, P, and Agarwal, P. "Experimental study & analysis of genetic operators for alignment of multiple biological sequences." January 1, 2015. Full Text

Garg, N, Agarwal, P, and Khan, S. "Recent advancements in requirement elicitation and prioritization techniques." January 1, 2015. Full Text

Sekhon, A, and Agarwal, P. "Face recognition using back propagation neural network technique." 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, 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