Constantinos Tsirogiannis started on September 15, 2011 as a post-doctoral researcher. Formerly a PhD student at TU Eindhoven, his research is focused on geometric algorithms, terrain analysis and geographic information science.
Wei Yu strated on August 8, 2011 as a post-doctoral researcher. He received his PhD in IIIS, Tsinghua University. His main research area is communication complexity and its applications, especially lower bounds for data structures and streaming algorithms from communication complexity.
Pooya Davood, Århus, July 4, 2011. The title of the PhD dissertation: "Data Structures: Range Queries and Space Efficiency"
The two MADALGO core researchers Piotr Indyk og Erik Demaine have both been promoted to Full Professors at Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab, MIT.
Lars Arge has been elected member of the Danish Academy of Technical Sciences. The Academy consists of 660 of Denmark’s leading scientists and leaders within the technical sciences. New members are admitted upon advice from existing members, and after it has been assessed that they represents knowledge and a professional commitment that make them…
After a thorough international review process, the Danish National Research Foundation has awarded MADALGO another 40 Million Kroner. MADALGO was started in 2007 with a grant for a five year period, and the new grant extends the center until 2017. The center will continue to pursue its original research agenda based on an updated research plan,…
Jesper Asbjørn Sindahl is February 1, 2011, starting as a Ph.D. student supervised by Gerth Stølting Brodal. His PhD project will be a joint project between MADALGO and the State and University Library, where he will be part of the larger EC project on "Automated Quality Control in large scale digital preservation". Jesper has his…
The Danish Minister of Research has awarded Kasper Green Larsen one of the prestigious 2011 elite research travel scholarship. The price is given to exceptionally talented young PhD students and consists of 300.000 Danish kroner. The scholarship enables Kasper to travel to Princeton University and spend six month there with the purpose of…
Christian Søndergaard Jensen is January 24, 2011 awarded with the Villum Kann Rasmussen Annual Award for Technical and Scientific Research. The award is given by VILLUM KANN RASMUSSEN FONDEN, which was founded in 1971 by the late civil engineer Villum Kann Rasmussen. The award amounts to 2.500.000 Danish kroner.
MADALGO postdoc Elad Verbin is giving a 5 ECTS course on Markov Chain Monte Carlo Algorithms in the 3rdQuarter (Spring 2011).