Chandrajit Bajaj
Computational Applied Mathematics Chair in Visualization
Professor of Computer Sciences
Director of Center for Computational Visualization

Department of Computer Sciences & The Institute of Computational Engineering and Sciences , Center for Computational Visualization

201 East 24th Street, ACES 2.324A,
1 University Station, C0200
Austin, TX 78712-0027

Admin. Assoc. : Robert Hoelscher (
Office Phone : +1 512-471-8870
FAX : +1 512-471-0982

B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering(1980)
Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India

M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Sciences (1983, 1984)
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Professional Experience

  • Computational Applied Mathematics Chair of Visualization, University of Texas 1997-
  • Professor of Computer Sciences, University of Texas 1997-
  • Director of Center for Computational Visualization, University of Texas 1997-
  • Director of Image Analysis and Visualization Center, Purdue University 1996-97
  • Professor of Computer Sciences, Purdue University 1993-97
  • Associate Professor of Computer Sciences, Purdue University 1989-93
  • Visiting Associate Professor of Computer Sciences, Cornell University 1990-91
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Sciences, Purdue University 1984-89

Honors, Awards & Membership in Professional Societies
  • National Science Talent Scholarship, 1975. Dean's Honor Roll, IIT Delhi, 1975-1980
  • Scholastic Merit Award, (B. Tech. DGPA of 10.00/10.00)
  • Frame Technology Excellence in Publishing Award, 1993
  • Purdue University, Provost's Research Center Initiation Award, 1994
  • Association of Computing Machinery, Student Chapter, Appreciation Certificate 2001
  • Association of Computing Machinery, Recognition of Service Award, 2002
  • University of Texas, Faculty Research Assignment Award 2004
  • University of Texas, Dean Research Assignment Award 2004
  • Keynote Addresses at SIAM Computational Science (2000), Pacific Computer Graphics (2002), Volume Graphics (2003), EuroGraphics (2004), CyberWorlds (2005), Institute of Math. and Applications (2007)
  • Papers Committee Chairman International Symposium on Algebraic and Symbolic Computation 2000, Symposium on Computational Geometry 2002
  • Elected Member of Sigma Xi and Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honor Societies
  • Member of Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), American Association for Advancement of Sciences (AAAS)
  • Member of the NSF-CISE Board of Visitors, 2004, ETH Zurich Evaluation Committee (2004), INRIA Evaluation Committee 2007
  • Member of the NIH-NCRR National Biomedical Computation Resource Advisory Committee, 2006 - Present

ACM Transactions on Graphics
ACM Computing Surveys
International Journal of Computational Geometry and Applications
SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences

The long version of my Curriculum Vitae