Contact Information

My office is located in room 610B of the Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center at the University of Georgia. If I’m not in my office during my office hours, then I’m either in the Boyd 307 lab, Boyd 201, or I’m off getting coffee somewhere.

CSCI 1302 Students

This term we will be using Piazza for class discussion. The system is highly catered to getting you help fast and efficiently from classmates, the TA, and myself. Rather than emailing questions to the teaching staff, I encourage you to post your questions on Piazza. If you have any problems or feedback for the developers, email

Find our class page at:

Class Schedule


If you want to send me an encrypted message, then please use my PGP public key []. The fingerprint for my public key is given below.

pub   rsa2048/55D897A5 2017-10-22 [SC]
uid   Michael E. Cotterell (Supa' Mike) <>
uid   Michael E. Cotterell (Supa' Mike) <>

More information on how to sign and encrypt files to send to Michael can be found here. If you know me personally and want me to sign your public key, then please send me a signed request via email.

Other Contact Information

Michael E. Cotterell
Department of Computer Science
The University of Georgia
415 Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center
Athens, GA 30602-7404
(706) 542-4799