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James H. Anderson

andersonKenan Distinguished Professor
Department of Computer Science
University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll

316 Brooks Building (FB316)
CB #3175
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3175
Phone: (919) 590-6057
Fax: (919) 590-6105
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  • U.S. Army Research Office Young Investigator Award, 1995.
  • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1996.
  • Computer Science Student Association Teaching Award, 1995, 2002, 2005, 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2019.
  • IEEE Fellow, 2012.
  • ACM Fellow, 2013.
  • Chair, IEEE Technical Committee on Real-Time Systems (TCRTS), 2016-2017.
  • IEEE Technical Committee on Real-Time Systems (TCRTS) Outstanding Technical Achievement and Leadership Award, 2018.  The slides from my award speech, delivered at RTAS 2019, can be found here.
  • Chair, ACM Special Interest Group on Embedded Systems (SIGBED), 2019-2021.
  • AAAS Fellow, 2020.
  • Asia-Pacific Artificial Intelligence Association (AAIA) Fellow, 2022.

My Google Scholar page.

My DBLP page.


Cynthia Sturton, Danielle Szafir, and I lead a reading group for undergraduate women called the TOPICS (Talking Over Papers In Computer Science) Club.  Check it out here.

Last modified 14 August 2023