## Contact

Ewa Misiolek

Associate Professor

Mathematics and Computer Science

Saint Mary's College

Notre Dame, IN 46556

## Courses Taught

**Undergraduate**

- CPSC 429 Database Systems
- CPSC 417 Systems Analysis and Design
- CPSC 315 Simulation: Theory and Applications
- CPSC 308 Electronic Communications
- MATH 495 Pro-Seminar I
- MATH 496 Pro-Seminar II
- MATH 353 Modern Algebra I
- MATH 354 Modern Algebra II
- MATH 241 Statistical Applications
- MATH 114 Introduction to Statistics
- MATH 104 Finite Mathematics

**Graduate**

- CPSC 529 Database Systems
- DSCI 501 Data Mining
- CSE 60111 Complexity and Algorithms (at the University of Notre Dame)

## Research Interests

- Algorithm Design and Analysis
- Computational Geometry
- Computer Aided Manufacturing
- Mathematics and Computer Science Education
- Data Analytics

## Publications

- "Computing Toolpaths for 5-Axis Machines", with D.Z. Chen, to appear in
*Theoretical Computer Science*. - "Algorithms for Interval Structures with Applications", with D.Z. Chen,
*Theoretical Computer Science*, 508:41-53, 2013. - "Flattening Topologically Spherical Surface", with D.Z. Chen,
*Journal of Combinatorial Optimization*, 23(3):309-321, 2012. - "Free-Form Surface Partition in 3-D", with D.Z. Chen,
*International Journal of Computational Geometry and Applications*, 21(6):609-634, 2011. - "Shape Rectangularization Problems in Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy", with N. Bansal, D.Z. Chen, D. Coppersmith, X.S. Hu, S. Luan, B. Schieber, C.Wang,
*Algorithmica*, 60(2):421-450, 2011. - "Algorithms for Interval Structures with Applications", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 5th International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop*, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6681:196-207, 2011. - "Finding Many Optimal Paths without Growing Any Optimal Path Trees", with D.Z. Chen,
*International Journal of Computational Geometry and Applications*, 20(4):449-469, 2010. - "Computing Feasible Toolpaths For 5-Axis Machines", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 4th Annual International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications*, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6508:270-284, 2010. - "Free-form Surface Partition in 3D", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation*, 5369:520-531, 2008. - "Stabbing Convex Polygons with a Segment or a Polygon", with P.K. Agarwal, D.Z. Chen, S.K. Ganjugunte, M. Sharir, and K. Tang,
*Proceedings of the 16th Annual European Symposium on Algorithms*, 5193:52-63, 2008 - "Optimal Surface Flattening", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 2nd International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop*, 5059:233-244, 2008. - "Finding Many Optimal Paths without Growing Any Optimal Path Trees", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 13th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference*, 4598:232-242, 2007. - "Shape Rectangularization Problems in Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy", with D.Z. Chen, X.S. Hu, S. Luan and Ch. Wang.
*Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation*, 4288:701-711, 2006. - "Two Flow Network Simplification Algorithms", with D.Z. Chen,
*Information Processing Letters*, 97(5):197-202, 2006. - "Efficient Algorithms for Simplifying Flow Networks", with D.Z. Chen,
*Proceedings of the 11th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference*, 3595:737-746, 2005.