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Dirk V. Arnold
Faculty of Computer Science
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada B3H 4R2

Phone : 902.494.2691
Fax : 902.492.1517
Email : dirk@cs.dal.ca

Curriculum Vitae

Research

My research interests are in evolutionary computation, optimization, image processing, and computer graphics and animation. A complete listing of publications can be found here or on my Google scholar page. Recent papers include:

D. V. Arnold
An active-set evolution strategy for constrained optimization with known constraints
Parallel Problem Solving from Nature — PPSN XIV. Edinburgh, 2016.

A. Lu and D. V. Arnold
An evolutionary algorithm for depth image based camera pose estimation in indoor environments
IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation. Vancouver, 2016.

X. Gao, S. Brooks, and D. V. Arnold
Automatic blended tone mapping through evolutionary optimization
IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation. Vancouver, 2016.

M. Hellwig and D. V. Arnold
Comparison of constraint handling mechanisms for the (1,λ)-ES on a simple constrained problem
Evolutionary Computation, 24(1):1-23, 2016.

Teaching

CSCI 3161: Introduction to Computer Graphics and Animation (Winter 15/16)
CSCI 3162: Digital Media (Fall 15/16)
CSCI 4160: Computer Graphics (Fall 15/16)
CSCI 4167/6608: Computer Animation (Winter 14/15)



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