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

Sharathkumar, R, and Agarwal, PK. "A near-linear time ε-approximation algorithm for geometric bipartite matching." Proceedings of the Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (2012): 385-394. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Efrat, A, Sankararaman, S, and Zhang, W. "Nearest-neighbor searching under uncertainty." Proceedings of the ACM SIGACT-SIGMOD-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (2012): 225-236. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Cormode, G, Huang, Z, Phillips, J, Wei, Z, and Yi, K. "Mergeable summaries." Proceedings of the ACM SIGACT-SIGMOD-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (2012): 23-34. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, Kaplan, H, Molad, E, Tarjan, RE, and Yi, K. "An optimal dynamic data structure for stabbing-semigroup queries." SIAM Journal on Computing 41.1 (2012): 104-127. Full Text

Sharathkumar, R, and Agarwal, PK. "Algorithms for the transportation problem in geometric settings." Proceedings of the Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (2012): 306-317.

Afshani, P, Agarwal, PK, Arge, L, Larsen, KG, and Phillips, JM. "(Approximate) Uncertain Skylines." Theory of Computing Systems (2012): 1-25. Full Text

Clark, JS, Agarwal, P, Bell, DM, Flikkema, PG, Gelfand, A, Nguyen, X, Ward, E, and Yang, J. "Inferential ecosystem models, from network data to prediction." Ecol Appl 21.5 (July 2011): 1523-1536.

Abam, MA, Agarwal, PK, Berg, MD, and Yu, H. "Out-of-order event processing in kinetic data structures." Algorithmica (New York) 60.2 (2011): 250-273. Full Text

Beutel, A, Mølhave, T, Agarwal, PK, Boedihardjo, AP, and Shine, JA. "TerraNNI: Natural neighbor interpolation on a 3D grid using a GPU." GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (2011): 64-73. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Efrat, A, Ganjugunte, S, Hay, D, Sankararaman, S, and Zussman, G. "The resilience of WDM networks to probabilistic geographical failures." Proceedings - IEEE INFOCOM (2011): 1521-1529. Full Text

Pages

Agarwal, PK, and Van Kreveld, M. "Connected component and simple polygon intersection searching." January 1, 1993.

Agarwal, PK, and Matousek, J. "Relative Neighborhood Graphs in Three Dimensions." ACM/SIAM, 1992.

Agarwal, PK, Sharir, M, and Toledo, S. "Applications of Parametric Searching in Geometric Optimization." ACM/SIAM, 1992.

Agarwal, PK, and Matousek, J. "On Range Searching with Semialgebraic Sets." Springer, 1992. Full Text

Kreveld, MJV, Overmars, MH, and Agarwal, PK. "Intersection Queries in Sets of Disks." Springer, 1990. Full Text

Agarwal, PK, Aronov, B, O'Rourke, J, and Schevon, CA. "Star Unfolding of a Polytope with Applications (Extended Abstract)." Springer, 1990. Full Text

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