April 24, 2015The College of Engineering and Computer Science mourns the loss of Professor Carlos R.P. Hartmann on April 21, 2015. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 25 at Hendricks Chapel at Syracuse University. A reception will follow in the Noble room, lower level of Hendricks Chapel. Parking is available in the Q1 lot. Hartmann joined the SU faculty as an Assistant Professor in 1970 after receiving bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Instituto Technologico de Aeronautica in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He became the Director of the former School of Computer and Information Science (CIS) in 1992, and oversaw the merger of the School of CIS with the former Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1996. He then served as department chair of the newly formed Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Hartmann was set to retire and the end of this academic year. He will be missed. If you would like to share memories of Professor Hartmann with his family please send them to [email protected] and the College will pass them along.