Systems analysis — Programming language — Women and computing — Applied mathematics — Design of algorithms
Christine A. Shannon
Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, Margaret V. Haggin Professor of Science
B.S., Marygrove College; M.S., Ph.D. (mathematics), Purdue University; M.S. (computer science), University of Kentucky
A classically trained mathematician who returned to graduate school for advanced study in computer science. Teaching and research interests in systems analysis and operations research, as well as functional analysis, applied mathematics, and the design of algorithms. Regularly collaborates with students in research, including recent project investigating data trees. Articles in academic journals including the Pacific Journal of Mathematics and the Houston Journal of Mathematics.