Greta Pangborn
Associate Professor of Computer Science
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Education:  
B.S., M.S., Ph.D.:   Operations Research, Cornell University
Advisor:  Leslie Trotter
Thesis:  A Branch-and-Cut-and-Price Implementation for Airline Crew Scheduling

Research Interests:  Integer programming, computational optimization, CS education

Publications: 
 
  • J. Ellis-Monaghan, G. Pangborn, Using DNA Self-Assembly Design Strategies to Motivate Graph Theory Concepts, to appear in Math Modelling Natural Phenomena.
  • L. Beaudin, J. Ellis-Monaghan, G. Pangborn, R. Shrock, A Little Statistical Mechanics for the Graph Theorist, Discrete Mathematics, 310 (13-14), pp. 2037-2053, 2010.
  • A. Dean, J. Ellis-Monaghan, S. Hamilton, G. Pangborn, Unit Rectangle Visibility Graphs, Electronic Journal of Combinatorics, 15, #R79, 2008
  • J. Ellis-Monaghan, P. Gutwin, J. Lewis, and G. Pangborn, Graph Drawing for Floorplanning with Flexible Blocks, Congressus Numerantium, 178, pp. 147-159, 2006.
  • J. Ellis-Monaghan, P. Gutwin, J. Lewis, and G. Pangborn, Principles and Preliminary Results for Force-directed Floorplanning with Malleable Blocks, Congressus Numerantium, 175, pp. 81-96, 2005.
  • M. Battig and G. Pangborn, Pilot Studies Introducing Collaborative and Distance Learning Paradigms in a Residential Environment.  Information Systems Education Journal, 3 (13), 2005.  http://isedj.org//3/13. ISSN 1545-679X. (Also appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2004: ISSN: 1542-7382.)
  • G. Pangborn, Operations Research and the Information Systems Curriculum.  Information Systems Education Journal, 3 (13), 2005.  http://isedj.org//3/15.  ISSN 1545-679X. (Also appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2004: ISSN: 1542-7382.)
  • J. Snowdon, R. Anbil, and G. Pangborn, The Airline Crew Scheduling Problem: Dual Simplex, Volume, and Volume/SPRINT Solutions, IBM Research Technical Report RC21642, 2000.

Grants Supporting Undergraduate Research

  • Joanna Ellis-Monaghan (PI), Greta Pangborn - NSF Algebra, Number Theory, and Combinatorics, New Graph Theory from and for Nanoconstruct Design Strategies, June 2010-May 2013.
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan and Sarah Hamilton Mentored student grant from the NASA-National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program for Summer 2006 through Spring 2007
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan - EPSCoR Grant for Summer 2006 -  Graph Theoretical Approaches to Netlist Layout
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan - Cadence Design Systems undergraduate research support for netlist project in Spring 2006
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan SMC Faculty Development Committee Grant for Fall 2005 - Mentored Student Support for Netlist Layout Tools
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan - EPSCoR Grant for Summer 2005 -  Graph Theoretical Techniques for Netlist Layout
  • Co-Authored with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan SMC Faculty Development Committee Grant for Fall 2004 - Mentored Student Support for Netlist Layout Tools

Pedagogical Grants:

  • Greta Pangborn (PI), Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Dr. Michael Battig - Enhancing Mathematics and Computer Science Opportunities in a Supportive Liberal Arts Fall 2008 through Spring 2013
  • DIMACS Reconnect Conference, Integrating Information from Sequence and Evolution:  An Introduction to Computational Biology, August 2004, Sponsored by the National Science Foundation
  • SMC Educational Technology Committee Grant, Spring 2003, Support for the development of a blended traditional/distance learning e-Commerce course
 

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