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  • BS Computer Science
  • Graduate Student Researcher
  • Universidad de Puerto Rico Recinto de Rio Piedras
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in RICHARD's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Recent publications

  • Spectral Graph Algorithms : Applications in Neural Images and Social Networks.

    • Garcia-Lebron R
    • Koutis I

Professional experience

Graduate Student Researcher

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

August 2011 - Present

Undergraduate Researcher

Carnegie Mellon University

May 2011 - July 2011(2 months)

Undergraduate Researcher (REU experience)

Virtual Reality Application Center

January 2009 - July 2009(6 months)

Undergraduate Research

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

January 2008 - May 2009(a year)

Undergraduate Researcher (REU experience)


June 2008 - July 2008(a month)


MS in Mathematics

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

August 2011 - January 2014(2 years)

BS in Computer Science

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

August 2007 - May 2011(4 years)


Richard Garcia-Lebron is a graduate student pursuing a master's degree in mathematics with a specialization in applied mathematics in the Computer Science Department at the University of Puerto Rio-Rio Piedras. He holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras. He received the Gauss Award and is also a former fellow of the NSF Bridge to the Doctorate fellowship. His areas of interest are: spectral algorithms, data mining, computer vision and connectomics. His future interest is to complete a Ph. D. in Computer Science.

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