Professor

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Eindhoven University of Technology.

I am
also affiliated with Networks
and Optimization Group at CWI, Amsterdam

**Research interests: ** Theoretical computer science with emphasis
on design and analysis of algorithms for discrete optimization problems.

I also dabble in related areas such as discrete math, complexity
theory, machine learning and probability.

Publications (DBLP, Google Scholar)

**Current
Advisees:**

Phd: Bouke Cloostermans, Marek Elias, Shashwat Garg,
Greg Koumoutsous

Postdoc:**
**William Seeun Umboh

**Teaching:**

Advanced Semidefinite Programming (Spring 2017)**
**Algorithms
and Uncertainty: Fall 2016 (at UC
Berkeley)

Graphs
and Algorithms (2MMD30): Sp2016

Approximation Algorithms (2WO07)

Freshman Linear Algebra

**Seminars:** Hierarchies Reading Group,
Eindhoven Discrete Math Seminar

**Service:**

Editorial Boards:

Journal
of the ACM

SIAM Journal on Computing

Mathematics of Operations Research

SIAM Journal of Discrete Mathematics

Recent Program Committees: IPCO 2017, WAOA2016, ITCS 2016, ESA 2015 (chair), STOC 2014, FOCS 2014, ICALP 2014

Workshop
Organization:

Semester
on Bridging
Continuous and Discrete Optimization, Fall 2017 at
UC Berkeley

Optimization and
Decision-Making Under Uncertainty, Oct 2016, UC
Berkeley

5^{th} SDP
Days, Jun 2016, CWI Amsterdam

Dagstuhl Seminar on Scheduling, Feb 2016

Relaxation
Workshop, Nov 2015, HIM, Bonn

Scheduling
under Uncertainty, June 2015, Eindhoven

Stochastic
Activity Month: Probability and Combinatorics, Jan 2014, Eindoven

4^{th} SDP Days,
March 2013, CWI Amsterdam