Computer Science

Contact Information

Tricia Borchardt
Academic Dept Assoc
Phone: (262) 472-1666
Location: Mcgraw 104

Athula Gunawardena
Phone: (262) 472-1469
Location: Mcgraw 110

Jiazhen Zhou
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: (262) 472-5172

Publications and Patents


Athula Gunawardena, Michael C. Ferris, Robert R. Meyer, Optimal Delivery System for IMAT Radiotherapy, US Patent: US 2013/0077751 Al, Sponsored by Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), 2013.


Li, W., Kuzoff, R.K., and M. Lynch. 2014. Characterization of newly gained introns in Daphnia populations. Genome Biology and Evolution, 6:2218-2234.

A. Gunawardena; M. C. Ferris and R. R. Meyer, "A Network Approach for Segmentations in Intensity Modulated Arc Therapy", Optimization Methods and Software, 2013.

H. Nguyen and E. Santos Jr. "Hybrid User Model for Capturing a User's Information Seeking Intent". 2013 In Multimedia Services in Intelligent Environments  Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies Volume 24, pp 31-63.

C. Thao and E. V. Munson. Using Versioned Trees, Change Detection and Node Identity for Three-Way XML Merging", Computer Science Research & Development, Springer-Verlag, 2013, pp 1-14.

A. Gunawardena, R. R. Meyer, W. L. Dougan, P. E. Monoghan and C. Basu, "Optimal Selection of an Independent Set of Cliques in a Market Graph", International Proceedings of Economics Development & Research; 2012.

Eugene Santos Jr., Hien Nguyen, Fei Yu, Keum Joo Kim, Dequing Li, John T. Wilkinson, Adam Olson, Jacob Russell and Brittany Clark; Intelligence Analysis and the Insider Threat,  published in IEEE, March 2012.

Eugene Santos Jr., Alex Kilpatrick, Hien Nguyen, Qi Gu, Andy Grooms; Flexible Algorithm Selection Framework for Large Scale Metalearning, in Proceedings of the IEEE/WIC/ACM International on Web Intelligence, Macau (2012). Pages 496-503.

C. Thao. "Managing Evolution of Software Product Line" in Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2012), IEEE Computer Society Press, 2012

Jiazhen Zhou, Jiang Li, Yi Qian, Roy Sankardas and Kenneth Mitchell; Quasi-Optimal Dual-Phase Scheduling for Pigeon Networks,  2012 IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 0018-9545.

J. Zhou, R. Q. Hu and Y. Qian . A Scalable Vehicular Network Architecture for Traffic Information Sharing. 2012. IEEE Journal on Selected Area in Communications.

Athula D. A. Gunawardena, Michael C. Ferris and Robert R. Meyer;  A network approach for segmentation in intensity modulated arc therapy,  published in 2011  Optimization Methods & Software, Volume 28, Issue 2.

H. Nguyen, E. Santos Jr., R. Jacob: "Evaluation of the Impact of User-Cognitive Styles on the Assessment of Text Summarization". 2011. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A. 41(6): 1038-1051.

Li, W., Kuzoff, R.K., and M. Lynch. 2014. "Characterization of newly gained introns in Daphnia populations". Genome Biology and Evolution, 6:2218-2234.

John Fuelberth, Athula Gunawardena, and David Shaffer, On incidence structures of nonsingular points and hyperbolic lines of ovoids in finite orthogonal spaces,  Designs, Codes and Cryptography (2009)

Kuzoff, R. K., S. B. Kemmeter, J. S. McKinnon, and C. P. Thompson. 2009. "Phylogenetic Analysis: How old are the parts of your body?" Evo Edu Outreach 2:405-414.

Athula Gunawardena and Robert R. Meyer Discrete Approximations to Real-Valued Leaf Sequencing Problems in Radiation Therapy;Discrete Applied Mathematics, (2008) 156-17, 3178-3186.

Athula Gunawardena and Robert R. Meyer, Equi-partitioning of Higher Dimensional Hyper Rectangular Grid Graphs, Journal of Graph Algorithms and Applications, (2007) 11-1, 83-98.

L. M. Arriola  and J. M. Hyman, "Being Sensitive to Uncertainty", Comput. Sci. Eng. 2007

Parker, K. C., J. L. Hamrick, W. G. Hodgson, D. W. Trapnell, A. J. Parker, and R. K.Kuzoff. 2007. "Genetic consequences of pre-columbian cultivation for Agave murpheyi and A. delamateri(Agavaceae)". American Journal of Botany, 94:1479-1490.

Athula Gunawardena, Warren D. D'Souza, Laura D. Goadrich, Robert R. Meyer, Kelly J. Sorensen, Shahid A. Naqvi and Leyuan Shi, A Difference-Matrix Metaheuristic for Intensity Map Segmentation in Step-and-Shoot IMRT Delivery, Physics in Medicine and Biology (2006) 51, 2517-2536

Hill, T. A., J. Broadhvest, R. K. Kuzoff, and C. S. Gasser. 2006. "Arabidopsis SHORT INTEGUMENTS 2 is a mitochondrial DAR GTPase". Genetics, 174:707-718.

Athula Gunawardena, Primitive Ovoids in O8+(q), Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A, (2000) 89, 70-76.

John Fuelberth and Athula Gunawardena, On Ovoids in Orthogonal Spaces of Type O5(q), The Journal of Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computing, (1999) 29, 79-86.

Athula Gunawardena and Eric Moorhouse, Nonexistence of ovoids in O9(q), European Journal of Combinatorics, (1997) 18, 171-173.

Athula Gunawardena, On two-graphs of ovoids in O2n+1(q), European Journal of Combinatorics, (1997) 18, 857-858.

John Fuelberth and Athula Gunawardena, 4-Caps in Orthogonal Spaces , Finite Geometries, Editor: Norman L. Johnson, Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Mathematics, Marcel Dekker, Inc., (1997) 190, 207-212.


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