Prof.dr. Lex Schrijver

Graph theory, combinatorial optimization, graph limits.


Faculteit der Natuurwetenschappen, Wiskunde en Informatica
Korteweg-de Vries Instituut
POSTBUS  94248
1090 GE  Amsterdam

The Netherlands

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Lex Schrijver received his M.Sc. in mathematics in 1972 from the Free University and defended his 
Ph.D. thesis in 1977 at the same university. In 1983 he was appointed professor of mathematics at
Tilburg University. Since 1990 he is professor of discrete mathematics and optimization at the
University of Amsterdam and researcher at the Center for Mathematics and Computer Science
(CWI) in Amsterdam. His research areas are discrete mathematics, optimization, and algorithmics.