Freek van Walderveen has arrived to start his PhD studies at MADALGO in the spring 2009. Freek comes from Eindhoven University of Technology were he worked in the algorithms group on space-filling curves.
Casper Kejlberg-Rasmussen is starting February 1, 2009 as a Ph.D. honours-student supervised by Gerth Stølting Brodal. His research focus is on Computational Geometry, I/O algorithms. Casper has his bachelor-degree in Computer Science from Aarhus University.
Peyman Afshani is starting February 1, 2009 as a post-doctoral researcher. He received his PhD in 2008 from university of Waterloo, Canada. His research area is theoretical computer science (design and analysis of algorithms) and he mostly focuses on discrete and computational geometry.