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Kim Buckner

Kim Buckner

Associate Lecturer of Computer Science

Room 4089, Engineering Building
University of Wyoming
College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Department of Computer Science
Dept. 3315
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-5182
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Kim Buckner


  • Ph.D. University of Tennessee, 2003
  • M.S. University of Tennessee, 1998
  • B.S. Chapman University, 1993

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Lecturer, Computer Science, University of Wyoming, 2008-Present
  • Research Assistant, Post Doc., Oak Ridge National Lab, 2007-2008
  • Assistant Professor & Carson-Newman College, 2001-2005
  • Graduate Teaching/Research Assistant, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1995-2001
  • Chief Petty Officer (Aviation Electronics Technician), US Navy, 1975-1995

Research Interests
Computer Science education, compiler construction, wide-area data access and distributed computing.

Selected Publications

  • K. Buckner, "A non-traditional approach to an assembly language course", Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, vol. 22 issue 1, pp 179-186, October 2006.
  • K. Buckner, "Application Level Fault-Tolerance for ScaLAPACK in the NetSolve Environment", Technical Report UT-CS-98-409, 24 Nov 98.
  • K. Buckner, "Timings and Memory Usage for the NAS Parallel Benchmarks on a Network of Sun Ultra Workstations", Technical Report UT-CS-98-408, 19 Nov 98.

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