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Éva Tardos : biography

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Éva Tardos (born 1957) is a Hungarian mathematician, winner of the Fulkerson Prize (1988), and professor of Computer Science at Cornell University.

Research Interests:

  • Design and analysis of algorithms for fundamental problems in network and combinatorial optimization;
  • Approximation algorithms,
  • On-line algorithms,
  • Linear and integer programming,
  • Algorithmic game theory.

Education

  • Dipl. Math, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary (1981)
  • Ph.D., Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary (1984)

Honors/Awards

  • Member of National Academy of Sciences (2013), National Academy of Sciences, April 30, 2013.
  • Gödel Prize (2012).
  • Van Wijngaarden Award (2011)
  • Member of National Academy of Engineering (2007)
  • George B. Dantzig Prize (2006).
  • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • ACM Fellow (1998)
  • Guggenheim Fellow
  • Packard Fellow
  • Sloan Fellow
  • NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award
  • Fulkerson Prize (1988)
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