Danupon Nanongkai (ดนุพล ณ หนองคาย) 


Research: graph algorithms & complexity theory [more on research]

 Scientific Director, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany [more about me]



Danupon Nanongkai is currently a scientific director at Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken, Germany. His research interest is generally on graph algorithms and complexity, where the current focus is on algorithmic techniques that work across various models of computation. He was awarded the Principles of Distributed Computing Doctoral Dissertation Award in 2013, the ERC Starting Grant in 2016,  the best paper award from FOCS 2022, and the Frontiers of Science Award 2024. He received a Ph.D. in Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization (ACO) from Georgia Tech in 2011 and a docent (aka habilitation) in Computer Science from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, in 2017. [more]


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