Fred Grossman
Professor

E-mail: fgrossman@pace.edu

School/College:
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Department(s):
  • Information Technology NY

Primary Location:
416

Office Hours: (Spring 2014)
Friday
(by Appointment Only)
12:00PM-5:00PM

Office Phone:
+1-914-422-4463

Secondary Location: 1 Martine Ave

Office Phone: +1-212-346-1138

Education

PhD, New York University, 1973
Computer Science

MS, New York University, 1968
Mathematics

BS, Polytechnic University, 1962
Mathematics

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2014:
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar V
  • DCS 823: Systems Devlmnt & Analysis III
  • DCS 861: Topic: Patterns

View All Courses Taught
  • DCS 801: Software Design & Implntn I
  • DCS 821: Sftwr Dvlpmnt & Engineering I
  • DCS 823: Systems Devlmnt & Analysis III
  • DCS 861: Topic: Patterns
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar III
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar IV
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar V
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar VI
  • DCS 990: Dissertation for DPS in Cmptng
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • Research Interests

    Programming Languages (Programming Language Design); Programming Languages (Compiler Design); Applied Computing (Automated Processes (programming, database, systems development)); Software Engineering (Software Engineering);

    Awards and Honors

    • Pace University, CSIS, December 31, 2000 - CSIS Excellence in Service Award

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • AAUP
    • Association for Computing Machinery
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computer Society
    • New York Academy of Sciences
    • NYSIA
    • Sigma Xi
    • Pace University, Budget and Planning Committee [Committee Member] , September 10 , 2002
    • Pace University, CSIS Faculty Council Student Affairs Committee , October 23 , 2001
    • Pace University, Information Systems, Curriculum Committee [Committee Member] , September 10 , 2000
      Headed SubCommittee on Graduate Curriculum. CSIS Representative on Lubin Graduate Curriculum Committee
    • Pace University, Dean's Leadership Council , June 10 , 2000

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • IBM Faculty Award [Grant]
      IBM , Pace University , $80,000.00
      Funded,Agile Software Development - Agile Software Development 2006
    • IBM Faculty Award [Grant]
      IBM , Pace University , $40,000.00
      Funded,Agile Software Development - To support the Center on Agile Processes 2004
    • IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center [Grant]
      IBM , Pace University , $0.00
      Funded,For establishment of Center for Agile Software Development 2004
    • IBM Center for Advanced Studies [Grant]
      IBM , Pace University , $40,000.00
      Not Funded, 2006

    Publications

    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Impact of Project Retrospectives on Process Improvement Initiatives: A Case Study
      Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Long Island Systems, Applications and Technology Conference – LISAT 2011 , June 1 2011
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Research Doctorate for Computing Professionals
      Communications of the ACM , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2011
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The DPS in Computing - The First Ten Years
      CSIS Technical Reports , March 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Extreme Construction Making Agile Accessible
      Proceedings of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) AGILE 2006 Conference , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2006
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The D.P.S. in Computing Program, A View from the Start and an Assessment Following Its Fifth Year
      CSIS Technical Report , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Introducing Agile Development (XP) into a Corporate Webmaster Environment – An Experience Report
      Proceedings of the Agile Development Conference – ADC '05 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2005
    • Other [Published]
      A Fuzzy Approach to the Mixed Multi-objective Assignment Problem
      Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day , May 1 2005
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Developing a Professional Doctorate in Computing: A Fifth Year Assessment
      ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, Inroads , December 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      One XP Experience: Introducing Agile (XP) Software Development into a Culture that is Willing but Not Ready
      Proceedings of IBM's Center for Advanced Study Conference - CASCON 2004 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 4 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Solving a Class of Time-dependent Combinatorial Optimization Problems with Abstraction, Transformation, and Simulated Annealing
      International Association for Development of the Information Society Conference on Applied Computing - IADIS , March 23 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Solving a Class of Time-dependent Combinatorial Optimization Problems with Abstraction, Transformation, and Simulated Annealing
      Proceedings of the International Association for Development of the Information Society Conference on Applied Computing – IADIS , March 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Pervasive Computing Solution to Asset, Problem, and Knowledge Management
      Proceedings of the 2002 World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare and Higher Education , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Online Retailing Decision: Introduction of the SIRFS Model
      Proceedings of the Frontiers in Direct Marketing Research Conference , December 31 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Doctor of Professional Studies in Computing: An Innovative Professional Doctoral Program
      Proceedings of the 19th Annual Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2002 , November 1 2001
    • Technical Report [Submitted]
      The Inference of Data Types: A Domain-Specific Approach
      CSIS Technical Report , December 31 1995
    • Newsletter [Published]
      Visible Analyst Workbench: User Profile - Pace University
      The Visible Systems Newsletter , September 1 1995
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Automating the Ada Programming Process: a Domain-Specific Approach
      ACM TRI-Ada 1993 Conference on the Engineering and Management of Software , September 1 1993
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Language for Automated Programming of Mathematical Applications
      International Journal of Computer Languages , June 1 1992
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Investigations into the Design of Very High-Level Interactive Interfaces for an Automated Numerical Analyst
      IFIP TC 2 Working Conference on Programming Environments for High-Level Scientific Problem Solving , September 1 1991
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      End User Automated Programming of Formulas and Algorithms
      Proceedings of the 1990 International Conference on Information Management , May 1 1990
    • Other [Published]
      The Automated Programmer System, an Automatic Program Generation System
      Software Tools Track of the 11th International Conference on Software Engineering , May 1 1989
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Language for High-Level Programming of Mathematical Applications
      Proceedings of the IEEE-CS International Conference on Computer Languages , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 1988
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The AUTOMATED PROGRAMMER SYSTEM: An Automatic Program Generator of Programs in Conventional Languages
      Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics , September 1 1988
    • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New [Published]
      The Automated Programmer System: Language Design Issues for Scientific-Mathematical- Engineering Application Programming
      The Role of Language in Problem Solving (2) , December 31 1987
    • Technical Report [Published]
      The Automated Programmer System
      CSIS Technical Report , May 1 1986
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Automated Programmer System
      Proceedings of The Role of Language in Problem-Solving II Symposium , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1986

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Agile 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Extreme Construction"
      Agile 2006 Conference, Minneapolis, MN
    • Agile 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Extreme Construction: Making Agile Accessible"
      Agile 2006 Conference, Minneapolis, MN
    • Agile 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Teaching and Learning Agile Principles and Practices - Creating an Holistic Teaching-Learning Environment"
      Agile 2006 Conference, Minneapolis, MN
    • XP 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Extreme Construction"
      XP 2006 Conference, Oulu, Finland
    • XP 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Pair Story Telling"
      XP 2006 Conference, Oulu, Finland
    • Agile 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Extreme Construction"
      submitted to Agile 2006 Conference
    • Agile 2006 Conference [Other]
      Title: "Using Tools to Enhance the Agile (XP) Development Experience: Agile process/project management and testing"
      submitted to Agile 2006 Conference
    • OOPSLA 2006 Educator's Symposium [Other]
      Title: "Pair Story Telling"
      submitted to OOPSLA 2006 Conference
    • XP Conference [Other]
      Title: XP in Computer Science Education Workshop
    • OOPSLA 2003 Educator's Symposium [Other]
      Title: "Patterns in Education ( Towards EDUPLoP)" Workshop
    • Frontiers in Direct Marketing Research Conference [Other]
      Title: "The Online Retailing Decisions: Introduction of the SIRFS Model"
      Chicago
    • Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2001 [Other]
      Title: "The Doctor of Professional Studies in Computing: An Innovative Professional Doctoral Program"
      Cincinnati, OH
    • FIPSE Grant Pre-Proposals [Other]
      Title:
    • Bachelor of Technology in Information Technolgy Proposal [Other]
      Title:
      SUNY Colleges of Technology
    • CSIS DPS Admissions Committee [Other]
      Title:

    College Service

    • Academic Federal Credit Union [Committee Chair]
    • New York Software Industry Association [Committee Chair]

    University Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Organizer]
      Desc: Lead a continuing seminar (not for credit) for the DPS/IS students to discuss resesarch areas. The goal is to have participating students begin their dissertation research.