Professor Gregory Nielson joined ASU in the Department of Mathematics in 1970. He moved to CSE in 1985. Before coming to ASU he worked as a visiting research scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Nielson’s research interests include computer graphics, scientific visualization, computer-aided geometric design and scientific computing.
Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Utah, 1970
Scientific visualization, geometric modeling
Honors and awards
- IEEE Meritorious Award, Dagstuhl (John Gregory Memorial)
- Research Award, ASU Mentor of Year Award, IEEE Golden Core Member, IEEE Outstanding Contribution Award
- Director, IEEE Technical Committee on Computer Graphics and Visualization, Editorial Board, Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Editorial Advisory Board & Founding Editor, Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics