Prof. Dr. Tobias Friedrich

Prof. Dr. Tobias Friedrich

Chair for Algorithm Engineering

Hasso Plattner Institute
Prof.-Dr.-Helmert-Str. 2-3
14482 Potsdam

Office: A-1.10

Tel.: +49 331 5509-410
Fax: +49 331 5509-429

E-Mail: Friedrich(at)hpi.de
Encryption: S/MIME (via DFN PKI)

Research Interest

  • Probabilistic methods and quasirandomness (e.g. Propp machine)
  • Algorithm engineering (e.g. efficient algorithms for the hypervolume)
  • Distributed algorithms (e.g. information spreading in social networks)
  • Graph algorithms (e.g. average-case analysis of dynamic graph algorithms
  • Bio-inspired computation (e.g. runtime analysis of evolutionary algorithms)


  • Selected publications can be found here
  • A complete list of publications can be found here or here
  • Other listings can be found at DBLP or Google Scholar

Short Biography

Academic Activities