[lug] OT: [cu-acm] Hal Gabow SIGACT Chair Talk
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Tue Nov 11 15:40:40 MST 2003
Just in case any of you might be interested...
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Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 11:05:36 -0700 (MST)
>From our chair of CU-boulder's ACm student chapter...
Hello Boulder ACM and Friends,
My name is Christy Predaina and I am the Chair of the CU Boulder ACM. I
would like to extend an invitation to anyone in the community who is
interested to come hear a free talk given by Hal Gabow, the current chair of
SIGACT. This is a wonderful opportunity to hear an ACM Fellow and a man who
is heavily involved in ACM speak about ACM, the SIGs, and his related
experiences. This is one event that the students of CU's ACM felt might be
of interest to the Boulder ACM and is definitely not to be missed.
Where: CU College of Engineering room ECCR 1B-55
(park in the East Campus Parking structure and follow the signs)
When: Thursday, November 13 at 5:00 pm
Hal Gabow's Biography:
Hal Gabow received an BA in Math from Harvard in 1968 and a PhD in CS from
Stanford in 1974. He has taught at CU since 1973, and became a Full
Professor in 1986. His research area is design and analysis of algorithms,
especially algorithms for graphs and optimization. He serves on the
editorial board of 6 journals of theoretical computer science, including
Journal of the ACM and SIAM Journal on Computing. Hal is currently Chair of
SIGACT, the ACM Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory,
and a Member-at-Large in the SIG Governing Board's Executive Committee. He
became an ACM Fellow in June 2003.
Questions: Contact Christy Predaina predaina at colorado.edu 303-818-8685
CU ACM Chair
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