Michael Grigoriadis

Professor Michael D. Grigoriadis graduated from Robert College in Istanbul in 1958 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He emigrated to US in 1958 to study at Lehigh University, PA. He was awarded a fellowship from IBM to study for his Ph.D in Computer Science, which he completed in 1970 at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His thesis was on structured nonlinear programming, written under the supervision of Professor J.B. Rosen, who was well-known for his work on gradient projection method.

Liviu Iftode

The Department of Computer Science is deeply saddened to report that Prof. Liviu Iftode passed away on February 16, 2017. Liviu was a beloved and highly respected member of the Rutgers CS faculty, and mentored numerous students over the years.

Kaplan, Ken

Kaplan, Ken

Professor Kenneth R. Kaplan, Chair of the Department of Computer Science at Rutgers University from 1991 to 1997.  Bracketing his chairmanship, Ken was Associate Chair from 1981 to 1990 and again from 1996 to 2001. His soft-spoken, yet persuasive leadership helped guide the department through an explosive growth period that saw computing transition from punch cards to portable laptops. He left an indelible stamp on CS students and faculty, as well as the entire University community.

At Rutgers, Ken Kaplan demonstrated his strong interest in, and dedication to computer science education by leading the development of the core curriculum as Associate Chair of the department and establishing the introductory course on data structures, which he taught for many years. At the graduate level he taught queuing theory and other related courses in computer systems and programming, influencing the research and careers of many of the graduates of our program. He was a wise and thoughtful advisor of

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Khachiyan, Leonid

Khachiyan, Leonid

Leonid "Leo" Khachiyan joined Rutgers Department of Computer Science in 1990, where he served as a member of the faculty until his passing in 2005.  In 1979

Levy, Saul

Levy, Saul

Paull, Marvin

Paull, Marvin