Franz Aurenhammer Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. techn.

Institute of Theoretical Computer Science
Graz University of Technology

 


Curriculum Vitae

Date of birth: 1957 09 25
April 1982: MS degree (Dipl. Ing.) in Technical Mathematics from the University of Technology, Graz, Austria
Nov. 1984: PhD degree (Dr. techn.) from the University of Technology, Graz, Austria
Jan. 1985 to April 1989: Assistant professor at the Institute for Information Processing, University of Technology, Graz, Austria
April to June 1987: Guest lecturer at the University of Denver, Colorado
May 1989: Habilitation (Universitätsdozent) in Theoretical Computer Science at the University of Technology, Graz, Austria
April 1990 to May 1992: Research position at the Free University of Berlin, Germany
June to July 1992: Lecturer at the Leonardo Fibonacci Institute, Trento, Italy
Oct. 1992: Appointment to a Full Professor at the Institute of Theoretical Computer Science, University of Technology, Graz, Austria. Head of the research group on algorithms, geometry, and optimization
1993 -- : Lectures and research stays at numerous universities in Europe, U.S.A., Canada, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, and P.R. China
 

Publications and presentations: Author/coauthor of a series of scientific publications in computational geometry, combinatorial geometry, data structures, and graph algorithms. Presentations at numerous international conferences on computer science, geometry, and optimization

Couses tought: Basic data structures & algorithms, languages and automata, design & analysis of algorithms, computational geometry, information theory

Supervisor of numerous MS and PhD thesis in theoretical computer science, and of a series of programming projects on algorithms, geometry, and optimization

Editor of the special issue of Int'l. Journal of Computational Geometry and Applications for the 8th Annual ACM Symposium on Computational Geometry 1992

Programm Committee member of the 16th Annual ACM Symposium on Computational Geometry, of the 16th Workshop on Computational Geometry EURO CG 2000, and of the 9th Annual International Symposium on Graph Drawing

Grants (since 1992) Austrian Ministery of Science (BMWFK), Austrian National Bank (ÖNB), National Science Foundation (FWF), Austrian Academic Exchange Program (ÖAD), Special Research Council (SFB) 'Optimization and Control'

Research Interests
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  • computational and combinatorial geometry
  • datastructures and algorithms
  • graph algorithms
Contact
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Prof. Dr. Franz Aurenhammer
Institute of Theoretical Computer Science
Inffeldgasse 16b/I
8010 Graz
Austria

Phone:  +43 316 / 873 - 5844
Fax:        +43 316 / 873 - 105844
franz.aurenhammernoSpam@igi.tugraz.at