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ATEC Professor Appointed to ACM Editorial Board

January 23, 2014

acmPaul Fishwick, Distinguished Chair of Arts & Technology and Professor of Computer Science has accepted a three year term on the editorial board of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Computing Surveys.

 

Dr. Fishwick has been an active member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) since his first job at Newport News Shipbuilding in the late 1970s. In 1990, he was one of four founding area editors of the ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS). Fishwick was elected a senior member of ACM in the 90’s while a professor at the University of Florida. He received a Recognition of Service Award from ACM for serving as General Chair of the 2000 Winter Simulation Conference. He is serving as Chair of ACM SIGSIM (Special Interest Group in Simulation) and has recently been appointed to the editorial board of ACM Computing Surveys.

ACM Computing Surveys is a journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), which publishes surveys, tutorials, and special reports on all areas of computing research. Volumes are published yearly in four issues appearing in March, June, September, and December.

Paul Fishwick

Distinguished Endowed Chair of Arts and Technology and Professor of Computer Science
Director of the Creative Automata Laboratory

Paul Fishwick joined UT Dallas in January 2013. He is Distinguished Endowed Chair of Arts and Technology (ATEC) and Professor of Computer Science. He has six years of industry experience as a systems analyst working at Newport News Shipbuilding and at NASA Langley Research Center in Virginia.