Pankaj K. Agarwal

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, P. K. “An improved algorithm for computing the volume of the union of cubes.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, July 2010, pp. 230–39. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1810959.1811000. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Computing similarity between piecewise-linear functions.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, July 2010, pp. 375–83. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1810959.1811020. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “The 2-center problem in three dimensions.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, July 2010, pp. 87–96. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1810959.1810974. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Kinetic stable Delaunay graphs.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, July 2010, pp. 127–36. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1810959.1810984. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Lipschitz unimodal and isotonic regression on paths and trees.” Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Including Subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 6034 LNCS, June 2010, pp. 384–96. Scopus, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12200-2_34. Full Text

Sankararaman, S., et al. “On channel-discontinuity-constraint routing in wireless networks.” Proceedings  Ieee Infocom, June 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1109/INFCOM.2010.5462188. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., and R. Sharathkumar. “Streaming algorithms for extent problems in high dimensions.” Proceedings of the Annual Acm Siam Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, May 2010, pp. 1481–89.

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “On approximate geodesic-distance queries amid deforming point clouds.” Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics, vol. 57, Mar. 2010, pp. 351–65. Scopus, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-00312-7_22. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Near-linear approximation algorithms for geometric hitting sets.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, Dec. 2009, pp. 23–32. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1542362.1542368. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Indexing uncertain data.” Proceedings of the Acm Sigact Sigmod Sigart Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Nov. 2009, pp. 137–46. Scopus, doi:10.1145/1559795.1559816. Full Text

Pages

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Intersection queries for curved objects.” Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, 1991, pp. 41–50. Scopus, doi:10.1145/109648.109653. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., and M. Sharir. “Planar geometric location problems and maintaining the width of a planar set.” Proceedings of the Annual Acm Siam Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, 1991, pp. 449–58.

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Farthest neighbors, maximum spanning trees and related problems in higher dimensions.” Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Including Subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 519 LNCS, 1991, pp. 105–16. Scopus, doi:10.1007/BFb0028254. Full Text

Agarwal, P. K., et al. “Star unfolding of a polytope with applications.” Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Including Subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 447 LNCS, 1990, pp. 251–63. Scopus, doi:10.1007/3-540-52846-6_94. Full Text

van Kreveld, M., et al. “Intersection queries in sets of disks.” Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Including Subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 447 LNCS, 1990, pp. 393–403. Scopus, doi:10.1007/3-540-52846-6_107. Full Text

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