Lasse Kosetski Deleuran, Aarhus, September 17, 2012. The title of the PhD dissertation: "Homotopic Polygonal Line Simplification."
Jens-Christian Svenning receives ERC starting grant of 11 million kroner. The grant will be used to conduct informatics-based research on the function of ecosystems using large amounts of geospatial data.
Students at the Department of Computer Science elected MADALGO core researcher Associate Professor Gerth Stølting Brodal the Best Teacher of The Year 2012. At the nomination Gerth received credit from the student’s representative Morten Larsson who said: "Gerth exhibits fantastic teaching. Because of Gerth’s tremendous commitment his lessons are…
Kasper Green Larsen swept the board at STOC 2012with his single authored paper "The Cell Probe Complexity of Dynamic Range Counting", as he received both the "Best Paper Award" and the "Danny Lewin Best Student Paper Award".
At the Danish Festival of Research on April 20, 2012 MADALGO and ECOINF explained and demonstrated their research to the general Danish public and to the Danish minister of for Science. The outreach event was made possible with the contribution from Professors, Postdocs, and PhD students from both MADALGO andECOINF.
MADALGO associate, Professor Christian Søndergaard Jensen has been named a Fellow by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for his contributions to temporal and spatio-temporal data management. ACM is the worldwide organization for computer researchers and professionals, and ACM Fellow is the highest recognition given by the organization.…
MADALGO PhD student Kasper Green Larsen receivesBest Student Paper Award at FOCS’11 held at Palm Springs, California from October 23-25, 2011.
As part of an interdisciplinary team led by MADALGO associated researcher and head of the Universities Ecoinformatics & Biodiversity Group (ECOINF) Professor Jens-Christian Svenning, MADALGO and ECOINF Postdoc Brody Sandel and MADALGO center director Lars Arge have published results in the prestigiousScience magazine that show that ancient climate…
Jens-Christian Svenning was October 4, 2011 awardedwith the Ebbe Nielsen Prize. The award is given by GBIFwhich was founded in 2001 to encourage free and open access to biodiversity data, via the Internet. The award amounts to 30.000 euro. Jens-Christian Svenning's collaborative research with MADALGO researchers has contributed to the…
Konstantinos Tsakalidis, Århus, September 23, 2011. The title of the PhD dissertation: "Design and Analysis of Dynamic Data Structures"