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Steve Kautz

  • Teaching Professor Emeritus, Department of Computer Science
Concurrency; languages and patterns for concurrent programming; nanoscale self-assembly; algorithmic randomness.

I rejoined the faculty here in January 2008 after spending 8 years in industry. (See my CV for details.) I collaborate with members of the Laboratory for Software Design and the Laboratory for Molecular Programming.


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  • Ph.D., Mathematics, Cornell University, 1991
  • M.S., Computer Science, Cornell University, 1990
  • B.A., Mathematics, California State University, Sacramento, 1985

I have retired from ISU as of Fall 2023.

Some other useful stuff may be found on my personal webpage.