Travis Emmitt's Graduate School Activities at the University of Virginia

Activity Description Web Pages
Research Information Retrieval
Teaching CS201
Tea Time (from when I was the Tsar)
Classes 1997-1999
  • cs661 - Algorithms
  • cs685 - Software Engineering
  • bc508 - BioChem / DNA sequence analysis
Misc. Other CS related stuff
  • nn - my Neural Networks page


I was a Computer Science (CS) graduate student at the University of Virginia (UVa) from 1997 to 1999, and received my Master's Degree. Most of these pages are (ahem) a tad out of date. I've overhauled the html, but have left the majority of the content and urls intact.

My main website is at:


Here's some unprofessional stuff that I need to prune one of these days:

Yes, I'm alive, and yes, I remember that this page is here. I think about it every night before I go to bed. In fact, every night before I go to bed, I make a list of all the things I want to add to this page. Then, every morning when I wake up I xerox that list ten times and bring five of those xeroxes to school. I then make a copy of this page, to which I apply all the edits in my list. Unfortunately, I apply all the edits five times, get frustrated by the resulting redundancy, and then delete the page. By that point, it's almost midnight and time to go home. Hence the seeming staticity of this page, and my appalling lack of productivity.

Girls, despite the above paragraph, I am not, I repeat, am, a geek.

Despite the above paragraph, I am