TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

ASSEMBLY LANGUAGE TRANSLATION IN A COMPUTER ORGANIZATION

AND PC ASSEMBLY CLASS….. 6

Nancy Lee Cameron, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

 

DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING AN EXCELLENT ELECTIVE….. 17

Wayne J. Zimmermann, Texas Woman’s University

 

A CLIENT SERVER ARCHITECTURE COURSE….. 31

John W. Starner, The University of St. Thomas

 

THE VIRTUAL KILLER ROBOT: EXPERIENCES WITH A WEB-BASED COURSE….. 37

George E. Atkins, Southwestern Oklahoma State University

 

ENHANCING THE LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS THROUGH THE WEB….. 46

Jose H. Giraldo, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

 

GENETIC ALGORITHMS USING GAIib….. 56

Richard P. Simpson, Midwestern State University

Ranette H. Halverson, Midwestern State University

 

A HIGH PRECISION VEDIC ALGORITHM FOR MULTIPLICATION OF TWO REAL NUMBERS….. 64

D.S.Tomer, University of Central Arkansas

 

A COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF WEB-BASED ALGORITHM VISUALIZATION SYSTEMS FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE EDUCATION….. 72

Jose L. Cordova. Northeast Louisiana University

 

STRUCTURED TEXT APPLICATIONS FOR ONLINE CAMPUS

DOCUMENTATION….. 78

Andrew V. Royappa, Millsaps College

 

IMPLEMENTING A TRUE UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH EXPERIMENT….. 86

Nelson Luiz Passos, Midwestern State University

 

USING A TEAM SOFTWARE ENGINEERING PROJECT AS AN END-OF-PROGRAM ASSESSMENT TOOL….. 95

Michelle Moore, Texas A& M Corpus Christi

Edward Gellenbeck. Central Washington University

 

KEY ELEMENTS IN IMPLEMENTING AN ONLINE PROGRAM….. 102

Lissa F. Pollacia, Northwestern State University

A. Richard Tarver, Northwestern State University

 

UNDERSTANDING INTERNET-MEDIATED COMMUNICATION….. 109

Holly Patterson, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

 

ELECTRONIC CLASSROOMS AND INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY:

PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE….. 119

William Mitchell, LSU-Shreveport

John Sigle, LSU-Shreveport

 

STRATEGIES FOR THE RETENTION OF COMPUTER SCIENCE MAJORS….. 124

Dave Foley, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Adrienne Critcher, Louisiana St ate University in Shreveport

Krishna K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

WOMEN IN COMPUTING….. 131

Ranette H. Halverson, Midwestern State University

 

AN INTERDISCIPLINARY COMPUTING PROJECT USING NEAR-PEER METHODS WITH AN OUTREACH COMPONENT….. 143

Mike Asoodeh, Southeastern Louisiana University

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE ACCREDITATION: ISSUES AND PERCEPTIONS….. 150

Camille C. Price, Stephen F. Austin State University

 

FOCUSING ON DESIGN….. 160

John E. Howland, Trinity University

Aaron Konstam, Trinity University

Gerald Pitts, Trinity University

 

THE QUESTION OF PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION….. 166

James W. McGuffee, Ph.D., Austin Community College - Riverside Campus

 

A ROBOTICS LAB FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE MAJORS….. 170

Reza Sanati Mehrizy, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Krishna K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Gary R. Boucher, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Alfred L. McKinney, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

A COMBINED UNIX AND GIS LAB….. 177

Krishna K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

David L. Anderson, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Alfred L. McKinney, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Reza Sanati, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

WRITING FOR SUCCESS: GRANTSMANSHIP….. 184

Richard L. Kopec, St. Edwards University

 

INTERACTIVE WEB PROGRAMMING IDEAS FOR A NON-MAJORS COURSE….. 185

Philip J. Owens, St. Edwards University

Barbara Boucher Owens, St. Edwards University

 

FROM COMPUTERS TO COMPUTATION: INNOVATIONS IN INTRODUCTORY

COMPUTER SCIENCE CURRICULA….. 186

Matthias Felleisen, Rice University

Shriram Krishnamurthi, Rice University

 

A TUTORIAL TO CLARIFY THE ACRONYM SOUP OF VB 6 AND THE WEB….. 188

George M. Whitson, The University of Texas at Tyler

 

A SHORT COURSE IN COMPUTER REPAIR, MAINTENANCE, AND UPGRADE:

A FIRST AID KIT FOR YOUR COMPUTER….. 190

Bill Mills, East Texas Baptist University

 

INTRODUCTION TO ACTIVE SERVER PAGES….. 191

Thomas E. Hicks, Trinity University

 

A BRIEF SURVEY OF TECHNIQUES OF LOOP TRANSFORMATION..... 193

Leila A. Plummer, Midwestern State University

Nelson L. Passos, Midwestern State University

Ranette Halverson, Midwestern State University

 

SURFACE TEXT REALIZATION FOR SIMPLE NARRATIVES….. 205

Jason Odom, Xavier University of Louisiana

 

AN INVESTIGATION OF THE AD-HOC ON DEMAND DISTANCE VECTOR

ROUTING ALGORITHM….. 211

Grandin Bickham, Midwestern State University

Jeff Matocha, Midwestern State University

 

A STUDY OF OBJECT-ORIENTED COMPLEXITY METRICS….. 217

Shauntel Carwell, Xavier University of Louisiana