Summary: Department of Computer Science & Engineering Volume 10, Number 1
University of Washington Winter 1997
Fastest Code in the West
UW students showed their stuff at the
ACM International Collegiate Program-
ming Contest's Pacific Regional compe-
tition held last November. The CSE "A"
team won the competition and the CSE
"B" team finished 9th
in a field of 44 west
coast US and Canadian entrants. The "A"
team--as well as the Stanford "A" team,
the runners-up--will compete against
forty more teams at the international fi-
nals to be held in March.
The UW teams were balanced combina-
tions of a first year graduate student, a
Computer Engineering major and a Com-
puter Science major. The winning "A"
team roster was grad student Doug