David Fernández-Baca
Professor
Department of Computer Science
Iowa State University



Education


B.S. 1980, UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México); M.S. 1983, Ph.D. 1986, University of California, Davis.

(Primaria y secundaria: Colegio Santa Margarita, Lima, Perú — “Lo que debas hacer, hazlo bien.”)

Research

Combinatorial algorithms, phylogenetic tree construction, sensitivity analysis of optimization problems.

Teaching

Fall 2016:

Spring 2017:

Funding

  • Federated Plant Database Initiative for the Legumes, Award IOS-1444806, National Science Foundation, Division of Integrative Organismal Systems, 2015-2018 (PI). Co-PIs: Steven B. Cannon (USDA-ARS/Iowa State University), Christopher D. Town (J. Craig Venter Institute), Andrew D. Farmer (National Center for Genome Resources) and Eric Lyons (CyVerse/University of Arizona). Senior Personnel: Ethalinda K.S. Cannon (Iowa State University).
  • Algorithms in Phylogenetics, Award CCF-1422134, National Science Foundation, Algorithmic Foundations Program, 2014-2017 (PI).

Service

Contact

Department of Computer Science
111 Atanasoff Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011, USA
 

Phone:  515-294-2168
Fax: 515-294-0258
Email:
fernande@iastate.edu


Last modified on 19 March 2017