The research group starts at HPI on April 1st, 2015. The first group members are Prof. Tobias Friedrich, Dr. Timo Kötzing, Dr. Andrew Sutton, Martin Krejca, Anton Krohmer, and Ralf Rothenberger. The German press release can be found here.
Our research focus is on theoretical computer science and algorithm engineering. We are equally interested in the mathematical foundations of algorithms and developing efficient algorithms in practice. A special focus is on random structures and methods.