Nelson Luiz Passos
- Ph.D. on Computer Science and Engineering by University of Notre Dame.
- M.S. on Computer Science by University of North Dakota.
- B.S. on Electrical Engineering by University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
- 74 research papers in refereed Conferences, such as ICCAD, ICPP, DAC, etc.
- 13 journal papers
- SIGNIFICANT RESEARCH GRANTS
"Architecture Support and Code Generation for General Nested Loops," NSF Award #9704276, 1997-2001.
- "Flexible Integrated Caching Approach (FICA) for Efficient Content Delivery in Wireless
Internet," THECB Award #003656-0108-2001, 2002-2003.
- HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
- MSU Faculty Award, Midwestern State University.
- MSU Student Government Association Faculty of the Year, Midwestern State University.
- Caribbean Students Organization Faculty of the Year, Midwestern State University.
- Computer Science Faculty of the Year, Midwestern State University.
- Hardin Professor of the Year, Midwestern State University.
- University of Notre Dame - William D. Mensch, Jr. Fellowship.
- University of Notre Dame - Research Assistantship.
- University of North Dakota - Graduate Teaching Assistantship.
- University of North Dakota - Computer Science Dept. Scholarship
- Member of Bill Norris Shark Club (Control Data Corporation)
- Control Data Corporation Professional Excellence
- Outstanding Control Data Corporation System Analyst Panam/Pacific Region
- Best Control Data Corporation System Analyst Brazil
- Outstanding Work as Coordinator of Computer Systems Planning Project
at University of Campinas, Brazil.
- ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
- Professor and Graduate Coordinator, Midwestern State
- Professor, Midwestern State
- Associate Professor, Midwestern State University, 1999-2004.
- Assistant Professor, Midwestern State University, 1996-1999.
- Research Assistant, University of Notre Dame, 1992 - 1996.
- Teaching Assistant, University of North Dakota, 1991-1992.
- Assistant Professor, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1983.
- Assistant Professor, University of Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil, 1977-1978.
- INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
- Systems Consultant & Support Manager, Control Data do Brasil
- Main Duties:
- Systems Support Manager
- Regional Services Support Manager
- Pre-sales support:
- Proposal preparation, technical presentations,
- Benchmarks, systems and network configuration
- Post-Sales support:
- Performance analysis, training,
- System debug, installation and maintenance
- PROFESSIONAL SKILLS
- Programming Languages: Fortran, C, C++, Cobol, Basic, Modula II, RPG,
- Compass,Assembler, VHDL, HTML, WML.
- Computer Operating Systems: Unix, NOS, NOS/VE, VM/CMS, VMS
- Data Base Software: CDCS, IM/DM, System 2K, Total, IPF
- Applications: CAD/CAM/CAE, Pert/CPM, ECAD, Meteorology, Simulation, etc.