Timothy M. Chan

Computer Scientist


Who is Timothy M. Chan?

Timothy Moon-Yew Chan is Professor and University Research Chair in the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada.

He graduated with BA from Rice University in 1992, and completed his Ph.D. in Computer Science at UBC in 1995 at the age of 19.

He was awarded the Governor General's Gold Medal, the NSERC doctoral prize, and the Premier's Research Excellence Award of Ontario, Canada.

He is currently an associate editor for the ACM Transactions on Algorithms, and the International Journal of Computational Geometry and Applications. He is also a member of the editorial board of Algorithmica, Discrete and Computational Geometry, as well as Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications.

Chan has published extensively. His research covers Data Structures, Algorithms and Computational geometry.

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  • Canada
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Waterloo

on July 23, 2013


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