Oscar H. Ibarra#


Oscar H. Ibarra
Email:ibarra 'at' cs.ucsb.edu
Membership Number:2523
Membership type:FOREIGN
Main Country of Residence:UNITED STATES
Section:INFORMATICS
Username:oibarra
Elected:2008
Homepage: http://www.cs.ucsb.edu/~ibarra



Present and Previous Positions
  • 1989 - present Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of California, Santa Barbara (Dept. Chair, 1997-1999)
  • 1978 - 1989 Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
  • 1975 - 1976 Visiting Professor, Dept. of Engineering Sciences, University of the Philippines
  • 1973 - 1978 Associate Professor, Dept. of of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
  • 1969 - 1973 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
  • 1967 - 1969 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electrical Eng. & Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
  • Ph.D., 1967 Electrical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Fields of Scholarship
  • Design and analysis of algorithms
  • Theory of computation
  • Computational complexity
  • Parallel computing
  • Formal verification
  • Molecular computing
  • Membrane computing

Honours and Awards
  • 1984 - 1985 Fellow, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
  • January 1992 Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • September 1993 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • March 1995 Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • 2001 IEEE Computer Society's Harry M. Goode Memorial Award
  • October - November 2002 Recipient of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowship for Research in Japan for senior scientists
  • 2003 Elected member of the European Academy of Sciences (EAS)
  • Included in Thomson ISI (Institute for Scientific Information) database of 230 Highly Cited Researchers in Computer Science
  • July 2003 First Prize in Membrane Computing, announced during the 2003 Workshop on Membrane Computing, Tarragona, Spain,
  • June 2003 Recipient of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) Distinguished Alumnus Award: the 2003 Outstanding Professional in the field of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
  • 2007 Recipient of a Nokia Visiting Research Fellow scholarship
  • Recipient of the 2007 Blaise Pascal Medal in Computer Science from the European Academy of Sciences
  • 2008 Elected Foreign Member of Academia Europaea (Informatics Section)
  • 2008 Recipient of a Distinguished Visiting Fellowship from the UK Royal Academy of Engineering


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