Many other people, primarily my students, worked at least as hard as I did. I am proud to name these students, who obtained postgraduate degrees under my supervision, here.

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# 1. Doctoral Graduates

- Varol Akman,
*Shortest Paths**Avoiding Polyhedral Obstacles in 3-Dimensional Euclidean Space*, 1985. now at Bilkent University, Turkey. - William S. Yerazunis,
*DIS-An Architecture for Fast Lisp Execution*, 1987. MERL Cambridge Research - Peter Yick Fai Wu,
*Polygon Overlay in Prolog*, 1987. University of Pittsburgh - Ernesto Guerrieri,
*A Methodology for Software Transportability,*1989. Died, 1/4/2007. - Mohan Kankanhalli,
*Techniques for Parallel Geometric Computations,*1990. National University of Singapore - Chandra Narayanaswami,
*Parallel Processing for Geometric Applications,*1991. Principal RSM, Chief Scientist and Senior Manager, IBM Commerce Research. - Clark K. Ray,
*Representing Visibility for Siting Problems*, 1994. formerly US Military Academy, West Point - Victor Skowronski,
*Synthesizing Tolerances for Optimal Design Using the Taguchi Quality Loss Function*, 1996. TASC, Inc. - Michael B Gousie,
*Contours to Digital Elevation Models: Grid-based Surface Reconstruction Methods*, 1998. Wheaton College. - Helio Pedrini,
*An Adaptive Method for Terrain Surface Approximation Based on Triangular Meshes*, 2000. Institute of Computing, University of Campinas, Brazil. - Linda Lim,
*Haptic and Multi-Modal Interaction for Teaching and Designing Basic Controls*, 2004, Hudson Valley Community College - Metin Inanc,
*Compressing Terrain Elevation Datasets*, 2008. - Dan Tracy,
*Path Planning and Slope Representation on Compressed Terrain*, 2009. - You Li,
*CUDA-accelerated HD-ODETLAP: a high dimensional geospatial data compression framework*, July 2011. TD Bank. - Chris Stuetzle,
*Representation and generation of terrain using mathematical modeling*, July 2012. Merrimack College. - Tsz-Yam (Eddie) Lau,
*Two-step ODETLAP and induced terrain framework for improved geographical data reconstruction*, Nov 2012. - Wenli Li,
*GPU-accelerated terrain processing*, Aug 2016. - Salles Viana Gomes de Magalhães,
*Exact and parallel intersection of 3D triangular meshes*, Dec 2017. Federal University of Vicosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

# 2. Masters Graduates

(including both theses and projects).

- Leong Shin Loong,
*Hidden Sphere Algorithm*, 1979. - Abel Shi Lo,
*Hidden Surface Algorithm*, 1979. - Steve Lord,
*Upgrading of the U.S.M.A. Wargame*, 1979. - Lih-Chung Chia,
*Padded List*, 1981. - Quei-Her Lee,
*An Algorithm for the Calculation of Polyhedron Coordinates from Dihedral Angles*, 1981. - Gerald L. Delisle,
*A Computerized Script Specification System for an Interactive Videodisk Based Maintenance Scenario*, 1981. - Terrance Nicholson, and
- Steve Wong,
*A Tactical Model Simulation for 3-Dimensional Look-Alike Sonar Trainers*, 1981. - Mark A. Johnson,
*Computer Controlled Ultrasonic Inspection of Cannon Tubes*. - Clark Ray,
*Facilitating the Development of Large Programs on Microcomputer Systems*, 1981. - Chien-Min Wan,
*A Computer Program for the Shading Sphere Algorithm*, 1981. - David Chris Arney,
*Implementing the Variable Grid Searching Algorithm*, 1982. - Dipak Shah,
*The Geometrical Properties of Objects*, 1982. - Robert Poueau Shen,
*Geometric Editor for Kepler System*, 1982. - Frank Kastenholz,
*Rational Basic Preprocessor*, 1982. - Kee Hong Lai,
*Design and Implementation of Algorithms in Solid Modeling Using Rays*, 1982. - Esther O. Buschak,
*AEDPAK - Low Level Routines for the AED512*, 1982. - Lu Chung,
*Real Time Rigid Body Motion on the Adage GP-435 System*, 1983. - Robert W. Dworak Jr., and
- Michael W. Rivenburg,
*Reconfigurable System Module*, 1983. - Peter Yick Fai Wu,
*Modelling Face Details in the Boundary Representation Scheme of Polyhedral Solids*, 1983. - Philip J. Lohr,
*Interface and Control Design for a Computer Aided Thermal Engineering Systems*, 1983. - Joe Ho,
*A Ratfor Preprocessor for Fortran 77*, 1984. - Colin Verrilli,
*One Source Voronoi Diagrams with Barriers - A Computer Implementation*, 1984. - Karen L. Sonin,
*A Prototype Development Environment for Real Time Control Applications*, 1984. - Martin Meyer,
*Improvement of Software Quality Using a Relational Database*, 1984. - Naoki Urano,
*Implementation of a 3-D Surface Digitizing Algorithm*, 1984. - Scott D. Culp,
*Spinwriter Tech/Math Wheel Text Formatter*, 1984. - Chung-Man Felin Fung,
*DeAnza Software*, 1984. - Joaquin Bartra,
*Computer Implementation of 2-D Voronoi Diagrams*, 1985. - David Kass,
*Mapping a Hierarchical Block Circuit Description to a True Exploded Network Instance Tree*, 1985. - Sumitro Samaddar,
*An Expert System for Photo Interpretation*, 1985. - Margaret Nichols,
*A Prolog Implementation of the Graphics Kernel System*, 1985. - Madeline Morrow,
*Design and Implementation of a Text Processing System for Personal Computers*, 1986. - Gautam Shroff,
*EXPLOT: A Software Tool for Analyzing Expert Systems*, 1987. - Dave Hamann,
*Octree Object Creation and Storage*, 1987. - Rahul Bansal,
*Debugging, Testing, and Maintaining Expert Systems,*1987. - Elissa Gilbert,
*Software Tools for the Testing and Maintenance of Expert Systems,*1987. - Chandrasekhar Narayanaswami, and
- Manoj Seshan,
*The Efficiency of Uniform Grids for Computing Intersections,*1987. - Mohan Kankanhalli,
*The Uniform Grid Technique for Fast Line Interaction on Parallel Machines,*1988. - Gary A. Crocker,
*Boundary Evaluation of Solid Models, Algorithm Study and Implementation,*1988. - David Sun,
*Implementation of a Fast Map Overlay Program in C,*1989. - Alok Prakash,
*Using Abstraction Induced by Substitution Partition for Planning,*1987. - Ian McLeod,
*System Design of an Embedded Real Time Simulation/Simulation System,*1990. - George Kastrinakis,
*The Ada Software Architecture of a Distributed, Embedded, Real- Time Simulation/Simulation System,*1990. - Venkateshkumar Sivaswami,
*Point Inclusion Testing in Polygons and Point Location in Planar Graphs Using the Uniform Grid Technique,*1990. - James TenBrink,
*The Maintenance of Voronoi Diagrams Imposed Upon Moving Point Sets,*1991. - Thomas G. Nogles,
*A Software Design Approach for Real-Time Ada-Based Systems,*1991. - Tricia J. Beardslee,
*The Hierarchical Hybrid Parallel Computing Method for Message- Passing Architectures and its Application to CT Reconstruction,*1991. - Dragana Pavlovic,
*InterViews Tutorial,*1991. - Andrew Oelkers,
*An Automatic Software Unit Test Generator,*1992. - Lori Schimanski,
*The Use of Software Scheduling Algorithms in the Development of Real Time Ada Software,*1992. - Cheok Hee,
*The Cross Area Problem in Cartography,*1992. - Chris Volpe,
*Visualization, Animation, and Graphics Environment,*1992. - Sriram Gopalakrishnan,
*Volume of Material Drilled by an NC Drill Using Union of Polyhedra*, 1995. - Kenneth B. Martinez,
*Computer Representation of Terrain Mappings*, 1995. - Michael Martincich,
*Development of Contour Following Algorithms to Implement Inexpensive Immersion Based Ultrasonic Inspections of Turbine-Generator Components*, 1995. - Nils S Loehner-Boeffel,
*Implementing Network Security*, 1996. - John Childs,
*Development of A Two-Level Iterative Computational Method for Solution of the Franklin Approximation Algorithm for the Interpolation of Large Contour Line Data Sets*, 2003. - Christian Vogt,
*Siting Multiple Observers On Digital Elevation Maps Of Various Resolutions*2004. - Zhongyi Xie,
*Representation, Compression and Progressive Transmission of Digital Terrain Data Using Over-Determined Laplacian Partial Differential Equations*, 2008. - Jared Stookey,
*Parallel Terrain Compression and Reconstruction*, 2008. - Jon Muckell,
*Evaluating and Compressing Hydrology on Simplified Terrain*, 2008. - Nathan LeStage,
*Genetic Algorithm Tuning: Overcoming Diversity Loss in Tournament Selection*, 2009. - Luke Perkins,
*An Integrated Approach to Choke Point Detection and Region Decomposition*, 2010. - Jeffrey Sult,
*Computational analysis of first-person shooter levels*, Apr 2011. - Michael J Snyder,
*Using The HTML5 Canvas Element For A Web-Based Multi-User Painting Application*, Apr 2011. - Dan Benedetti,
*CUDA-accelerated ODETLAP: A parallel compression implementation for multidimensional data*, May 2014. Thesis. - David Hedin,
*NearptD: A Parallel Implementation of Exact Nearest Neighbor Search using a Uniform Grid*, July 2016. Project.