Archive for June, 2013

FOCS paper

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Congratulations to David Wood whose paper “Layered Separators for Queue Layouts, 3D Graph Drawing and Nonrepetitive Coloring” with Vida Dujmovińá and Pat Morin has been accepted to the 54th Annual Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science (FOCS 2013).


Monday, June 17th, 2013

Ian Wanless is the organiser of the Design Theory Minisymposia at the 4th biennial Canadian Discrete and Algorithmic Mathematics Conference (CanaDAM), to be held from June 10-13 at the St. John’s campus of the Memorial University of Newfoundland. Speakers include our very own Daniel Horsley and Doug Stones.

Emily Marshall

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Welcome to Emily Marshall who is a Ph.D. student supervised by Mark Ellingham at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Emily will be visiting us for two months, working on problems in graph minors and hamiltonicity.

Update: Emily’s visit produced the paper, “Circumference and pathwidth of highly connected graphs” with David Wood.

Congratulations Ian Wanless

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Congratulations to A/Prof Ian Wanless, who was recently appointed as an editor-in-chief of The Electronic Journal of Combinatorics.