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Computer science educator

Lester Lipsky, American computer science educator. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association Computer Machinery, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Sigma Pi Sigma, Upsilon Pi Epsilon.

Background

Lipsky, Lester was born on December 4, 1933 in New York City. Son of Morris and Ray (Polonsky) Lipsky.

Education

BME, City College of New York, 1956. Master of Science in Physics, Brandeis University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Connecticut, 1965.

Career

Research physicist United Aircraft, Middletown, Connecticut, 1958-1961. Research fellow National Bureau Standards, Washington, 1965-1966, University London, 1966-1968. Assistant professor department computer science University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1968-1973, associate professor, 1973-1976.

Visiting professor informatica Nijmegen (The Netherlands) University, 1976-1977. Professor department computer science and physics. University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1976-1988.

Professor department computer science and engineering University Connecticut, Storrs, since 1987. Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author textbook: Monograph Queueing Theory-A Linear Algebraic Approach, 1992. Contributor numerous articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association Computer Machinery, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Sigma Pi Sigma, Upsilon Pi Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chorus, cycling, stamps, bridge.

Connections

Married Sue Zajac, May 4, 1996. Children: Ian Paul, Eric Mitchell.

father:
Morris Lipsky

mother:
Ray (Polonsky) Lipsky

spouse:
Sue Zajac

children:
Ian Paul Lipsky

Eric Mitchell Lipsky