Detailed Information for Richard Simpson

Richard P. Simpson 
Computer Science
 » Assistant Professor
Office Location
Bolin Hall 126E
Office Hours

 
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-4191
Fax: (940) 397-4442
 
 

Contact Information

richard.simpson@mwsu.edu

My Websites

Department Site

Interests

Real Time 3D Graphics
Evolutionary Algorithms
Computational Biology


Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Spring 2014 CMPS 4883  101  Compiler Design    Bolin Hall Bolin 103

TTh 9:30 am

Details Spring 2014 CMPS 4313  101  Interactive 3D Game Graphics    Bolin Hall Bolin 103

TTh 3:00 pm

Details Spring 2014 1023  101  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 11:00 AM

Details Fall 2013 CMPS 4213  101  Introduction to Computer Graphics    Bolin Hall Bolin 320

TTh 2:00- 3:20

Details Fall 2013 5353  101  Graduate Topics in Computer Graphics    Bolin Hall 320

MW 3:20-4:50 PM

Details Fall 2013 1023  201  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 11:00 AM

Details Spring 2013 5433  280  Grad: Top:Parallel/Distrib System ( HPC)    Bolin Hall 320

TTH 5:00-6:20

Details Spring 2013 2133  201  Data Structures    Bolin Hall 320

TR 9:30 AM
 

Details Spring 2013 1033  2H1  Topics in Computer Science- Honors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 10:00 am

Details Fall 2012 CMPS 1013  106  Microomputer Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 306

1:00 MWF

Details Fall 2012 5143  180  Advanced Operating Systems    Bolin Hall 320

TTH 3:30 PM

Details Fall 2012 1023  101  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 11:00 AM

Details Spring 2012 CMPS 1013  207  Microomputer Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 328

11:00 TTH

Details Spring 2012 5343  201  Algorithmic Analysis    Bolin Hall 320

TR 3:30 PM
 

Details Spring 2012 1023  201  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 11:00 AM

Details Fall 2011 CMPS 1013  103  Microomputer Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 328

10:00-10:50 MWF

Details Fall 2011 CMPS 1013  102  Microomputer Applications    Dillard College of Business Administration 328

9:00-9:50 MWF

Details Fall 2011 5143  170  Advanced Operating Systems    Bolin Hall 320

TTH 5:30 PM

Details Fall 2011 1033  1H1  Topics in Computer Science- Honors    Bolin Hall 103

TTh 11:00 AM

Details Spring 2011 5353  270  Graduate Topics in Computer Graphics    Bolin Hall 320

MW 3:30-4:50 PM

Details Spring 2011 5353  270  Graduate Topics in Computer Graphics    Bolin Hall 320

MW 7:00 PM

Details Spring 2011 2133  201  Data Structures    Bolin Hall 320

TR 11:00 AM
 

Details Spring 2011 1023  101  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 11:00 AM

Details  2011 CMPS 4213  101  Introduction to Computer Graphics    Bolin Hall Bolin 320

TTh 1:30- 2:50

Details Fall 2010 5143  180  Advanced Operating Systems    Bolin Hall 320

TTH 5:30 PM

Details Fall 2010 1023  101  Data Structures    Bolin Hall 320

TR 11:00 AM
 

Details Fall 2010 1023  101  Computing for Science Majors    Bolin Hall 103

MWF 10:00 AM




Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
Sam Houston State University MS Aug 11 1973 12:00AM 
Sam Houston State University BS May 15 1971 12:00AM 



Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 Southwestern Bell Telephone Company  Engineer    
 CertainTeed, Wichita Falls, Tx  Software Consultant    
 Department of Education, New South Wales, Australia  Mathematics Teacher    
 Tyler Jr. College, Tyler, TX  Instructor of Mathematics    
 United States Army Research Labs, Dover, NJ  Software Consultant    
 Midwestern State University  Assistant Professor    
 Irving L. Peabody Civil Engineers  Surveyer    



Research and Publications

“Solving the T-Joint Problem in Reconstructing 2-D Objects,” (with C. Stringfellow, R., Hood, J., Enloe, K., Krasniqi, R., Ngo, T., Keown, R.) Proceedings of Int’l Conf. on Imaging Theory and Applications, Angers, France, May, 2010.

            “Matching 2D Fragments of Objects” (with Stringfellow, C., Bui, H., Peng, Y., and Hood, J.) Proceedings of the ISCA International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE2008), Hawaii, Nov. 2008.

             "3D File Formats for Graphics Projects"(with Catherine V. Stringfellow, Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual CCSC South Central Conference, in the Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, April 2007, Wichita Falls, TX.

“Data Structures from an Empirical Standpoint”, Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, v. 21, no. 4 April 2006, (with R. Halverson), Proceedings 17th Annual CCSC South Central Conference, Huntsville, Texas.

“Landscape Smoothing of Numerical Permutation Spaces in Genetic Algorithms”, Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, v. 19, no 4.  April 2004.  (With R. Halverson).  Proceedings 15th Annual CCSC South Central Conference, Austin, Texas.

 

"Developing 3-D Animated Applications Prototypes in the Classroom" (with A. Passos), Proceedings of the Thirteenth Annual CCSC South Central Conference, in the Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, April 2002, Seguin, TX.

 

"Object-oriented framework for rapid game prototyping,"(with A. Passos), in the Proceedings of the IS&T/SPIE's 14th International Symposium on Electronic Imaging, San Jose, CA, January, 2002, vol. 4660.

 

“Theoretical Constraints on Multidimensional Retiming Design Techniques”, Proceedings of SPIE (AeroSense) - Visual Information Processing X, p.238-245, April 2001. (With Nelson Passos, Delvin Defoe, Reynold Bailey, Ranette Halverson).  Presented in Poster Session by Delvin Defoe, April 19, 2001, Orlando, Florida.

 

“VHDL Design Optimization for Two-dimensional Filters”, Proceedings of International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) International Symposium on Science and Technology - Electronic Imaging 2000, Vol. 3970, Jan. 2000.  (With Nelson Passos, Jian Song, Robert Light, Ranette Halverson).

 

"Faster Shellsort Sequences: A Genetic Algorithm Application", Proceedings of the International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA), April 7-9, 1999. (With Shashidhar Yachavaram) Presented at the conference, Cancun Mexico.

 

"Genetic Algorithms Using Galib", Journal of Computing in Small Colleges", (With Ranette Halverson) Vol. 14, Number 3, Presented at South Central Conference, April 16-17, 1999, Austin Texas.

 

"A Perfect Branch Prediction Technique for Conditional Loops," (with V. Andronache and N. Passos), in the Proceedings of the World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI'98) and the 4th International Conference on Informatics Systems Analysis and Synthesis. (ISAS'98), Orlando, FL, July, 1998.

 

"An Efficient Implementation of Nested Loop Control Instructions for Super Scalar Processors," (with V. Andronache and N. Passos), in the Proceedings of the 1998 Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Notre Dame, IN, August, 1998.

 

“Teaching a Computer Graphics Class with DirectX”,  Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, Vol. 13, No. 4, 61- 66, March 1998. (With Paulius Micikevicius, Ranette Halverson).

 

"Precise-MD: A Software Tool for Resources Constrained Scheduling of Multi-Dimensional Applications", Proceeding of the International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 31- June 1, 1998. (With Jia Hua, Obaidur Rashid, Nelson Passos, Ranette Halverson) Presented at the conference as a poster session, Monterey, Ca.

 

"An Efficient Implementation of Nested Loop Control Instructions for Fine Grain Parallelism" Journal of Computing in Small Colleges, (With Virgil Andronache, Nelson L. Passos) Vol. 13 #4, Mar 1998, p67-76

 

"A Method of Finding The Slope Of A line Tangent To Certain Functions", Works Mathematics, (Sept. 1977). Article concerned with the transition from algebra to calculus.