Christos H. Papadimitriou - Curriculum vitae#

Christos Papadimitriou was born and grew up in Greece. He studied electrical engineering at the National Technical University, and then was awarded a Ph.D. in computer science, from Princeton. After teaching at Harvard, MIT and Stanford, now he holds the Lester C. Hogan Chair at the University of California at Berkeley.

Christos Papadimitriou's research work is in the theory of algorithms, computational complexity and game theory.

He has published over three hundred original articles in leading scientific journals, which have received over twenty-five thousand citations. His books, Elements of the Theory of Computation, Computational Complexity and Combinatorial Optimization: Algorithms and Complexity, are the standard textbooks in their fields, while his first novel,Turing, was published in 2003 by MIT Press.

Christos H. Papadimitriou is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering of the USA and the Academia Europaea. He has been awarded numerous honorary doctorates and other distinctions, among them the prestigious Charles Babbage Prize.

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