Adrian Kosowski

Adrian Kosowski

Researcher in Computer Science
Inria Paris (CR1 research position), GANG project

LIAFA, Université Paris Diderot, Case 7014
75205 Paris Cedex 13, France


Scientific interests:

Graph algorithms in a distributed setting, Graph exploration,
Dynamic systems, Multi-party quantum information.


For a list of my publications, please see this PDF file or consult my DBLP record.

Recent pre-prints

Brief CV

  • Member of Academy of Young Scientists (AMU), Polish Academy of Sciences, 2012-2016
  • HDR degree (French research habilitation) awarded by Université Bordeaux 1, 2013
    (manuscript: Time and Space-Efficient Algorithms for Mobile Agents in an Anonymous Network)
  • Ph.D. degree awarded by Gdańsk University of Technology, 2007
  • Selected awards:
    • Witold Lipski Prize for Young Researchers in Computer Science, 2009
    • Prime Minister's prize (Ph.D. thesis), Poland, 2008
    • Best Paper Award at ICALP'13, track C (for joint work with Dariusz Dereniowski, Yann Disser, Dominik Pajak, and Przemyslaw Uznanski)
    • Best Paper Award at SPAA'07 (for joint work with Pierre Fraigniaud, Cyril Gavoille, Emmanuelle Lebhar, and Zvi Lotker)
  • University education: 2000-2005 M.Sc. Eng. in Computer Science (Gdańsk Univ. Tech.), 2002-2006 M.Sc. in Mathematics (Univ. Gdańsk), 2005-2010 M.Sc. in Physics (Univ. Gdańsk)
    • 1st place as a team in the 6th and 10th International 24-hour Programming Contests, 2006, 2010
  • Previous affiliations: Gdańsk University of Technology (assistant professor, 2007-2010), LaBRI in Bordeaux (Inria CR1 research position, 2010-2013)

Conference committees (since 2011)

  • FCT 2015 - 20th International Symposium on Fundamentals of Computation Theory, Gdansk, August 2015 - PC co-chair.
  • SSS 2014 - 16th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems, Padeborn, September 2014 - PC member.
  • COCOA 2013 - 7th Annual International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications, Chengdu, December 2013 - PC member.
  • SSS 2013 - 15th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems, Osaka, November 2013 - PC member.
  • DISC 2013 - 27th International Symposium on Distributed Computing, Jerusalem, October 2013 - PC member.
  • ADHOC-NOW 2013 - 12th International Conference on Ad Hoc, Mobile, and Wireless Networks, Wroclaw, July 2013 - PC member.
  • SSS 2012 - 14th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems, Toronto, October 2012 - PC member.
  • MFCS 2012 - 37th International Symposium on Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, Bratislava, August 2012 - PC member.
  • SEA 2012 - 11th International Symposium on Experimental Algorithms, Bordeaux, June 2012 - PC member.
  • ICDCN 2012 - 13th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking, Hong Kong, January 2012 - PC member.
  • DISC 2011 - 25th International Symposium on Distributed Computing, Rome, September 2011 - PC member.
  • SIROCCO 2011 - 18th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity, Gdansk, June 2011 - PC member, co-chair (organization).


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