School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

Robert R. Lewis

Associate Professor
Bob Lewis
Bob LewisAssociate Professor, Computer ScienceFloyd 134D509-372-7178
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of British Columbia,  1998
  • MS in Computer Science and Engineering, Oregon Graduate Institute Beaverton, OR, 1989
  • MA in Astronomy, University of California Berkeley, CA, 1979
  • B. S., Physics (with academic distinction)Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA, 1974

Joined WSU Tri-Cities in 1997 from the University of British Columbia

Research Interests
  • computer graphics
  • visualization
  • scientific computing
  • computational geometry
  • application languages
  • programming environments
Recent Publications
  • Robert R. Lewis, “coaster: Teaching Computer Graphics Incrementally,” lightning talk presented at SIGCSE ’15: The 46th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, Reviewed, Kansas City, MO; March 4-7, 2015
  • Ellen Porter and Robert R. Lewis, “Ray Tracing in CnC,” presented at the Sixth Annual Concurrent Collections Workshop, Hillsboro, OR; September 18-19, 2014
  • Puthiyaveetil, O. Tsabari, T. Lowry, S. Lenhert, R. R. Lewis, Z. Reich, H. Kirchhoff, “Compartmentalization of the Protein Repair Machinery in Photosynthetic Membranes”. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, vol. 111, no. 44, pp. 15839–15844. Nov. 4, 2014
  • Daniel M. Best and Robert R. Lewis, “GWVis: A Tool for Comparative GroundWater Data Visualization,” Computers & Geosciences, vol. 36, pp. 1436-1442,  November, 2010
  • Roderick R. Riensche and Robert R. Lewis, “Modeling and Rendering Physically Based Wood Combustion,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5875/2009, pp. 896-905, November, 2009
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