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2014-01-29 08:27:47

Hanrahan recognized for scientific and technical achievements related to physically based rendering SEATTLE, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanford University Professor and Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA) co-founder, Pat Hanrahan, will be honored at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation for the third time in his career. The event will take place at The Beverly Hills Hotel on February 15. Hanrahan is the Canon Professor of...

2013-10-16 08:35:21

Hanrahan recognized for contributions in the field of computer graphics SEATTLE, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanford University Professor and Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), co-founder, Pat Hanrahan, has been honored with the prestigious Katayanagi Prize in Computer Science. Hanrahan is the Canon USA Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at Stanford, where Tableau was founded along with Dr. Chris Stolte and Christian Chabot in 2003.(Logo -...

2013-01-10 12:25:54

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oisin Hanrahan, Founder of Handybook, a startup that provides quick and reliable household service provider booking, last night hosted the inaugural meeting of the NY Digital Irish, bringing together nearly one hundred Irish individuals from organizations like General Assembly, HBO, Time Inc., Google, Audible and the New York Times. The group gathered in Handybook's New York City office, located in the Puck Building in SOHO, to discuss growing tech...

2012-06-18 02:22:13

ST. LOUIS, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Paul T. Hanrahan, 54, has been elected to its board of directors, effective June 12. Hanrahan will serve on the board's audit and nominating and corporate governance committees. "We are very pleased to welcome Paul to our board," said John W. Eaves, Arch's president and CEO. "Paul is a highly respected leader in the global power sector, and brings tremendous business acumen and a great depth of...

2011-09-27 06:00:00

BEIJING, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Fushi Copperweld Inc., (the "Company") (Nasdaq: FSIN), the leading global manufacturer and innovator of copper-clad bimetallic wire used in a variety of telecommunication, utility, transportation and other electrical applications, today announced the appointment of James P. (J.P.) Hanrahan to the position of Vice President of Operations. In this role, Mr. Hanrahan will be responsible for developing strategy and areas of improvement...

2010-06-10 16:56:00

NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- ExpertFlyer.com, the premier air travel information tool offering complete and efficient ways to access the ever changing details of worldwide air travel information, has posted an interview with Meredith Hanrahan, Chief Travel Officer at Cheapflights, to its One-on-One blog at http://blog.expertflyer.com. Cheapflights is an online shopping comparison engine that makes it easy for consumers to research, compare and save on domestic and international...

2009-08-05 21:49:14

Stephen Drew put Arizona in front with a two-run single in the eighth Wednesday, helping the Diamondbacks rally to a 4-3 win over Pittsburgh. The Pirates took a 3-1 lead into the eighth but Arizona jumped in front thanks in large part to a throwing error by Pittsburgh reliever Joel Hanrahan. Hanrahan (1-4) came on with the bases empty and one out in the eighth and immediately walked Ryan Roberts, who had hit a solo homer in the sixth. Chad Tracy then bounced one back to Hanrahan, whose wild...

2009-05-20 22:30:42

A wild pitch by Joel Hanrahan allowed Freddy Sanchez to score in the ninth inning Friday, giving Pittsburgh a 2-1 win over Washington. Pittsburgh has won the first three games of the four-game series and has five straight victories overall. The game had been deadlocked at 1-1 since the fifth, but Delwyn Young opened the ninth with a single off Hanrahan (0-2) and Sanchez delivered a base hit one out later. Nate McLouth also singled to load the bases, but Washington gave itself a chance to get...

2008-08-27 09:01:00

As summer is winding down, students are gearing up to go back to school. Parents are all too familiar with the struggle to get their children feeling enthusiastic about learning. What some parents don't know -- getting kids, whether still in grade school or leaving the nest for college, excited about school is easier than they may think. Fun doesn't have to end with summer. "Edu-tainment" is becoming a popular way to keep both parents and young happy. The concept of this trend puts...

2007-10-15 12:00:00

By AMANDA REAVY STAFF WRITER If Springfield residents evaluate the need for a second lake, examine other water-supply options and consider the costs, they will realize Hunter Lake is "an irresponsible waste of money," a local citizens group contends. "Water demand has not accelerated at the rate the city expected it to. Secondly, conservation techniques have saved a considerable amount of water. Third, even if we do need additional water, Hunter Lake is the most expensive and most...