Hasso-Plattner-Institut
Prof. Dr. Tobias Friedrich
 

News

You can find all news of the Algorithm Engineering group in our archive below. An RSS Feed of this year's news can be found here.

News

11.10.2021

Three Papers accepted at HPEC and ComplexNetworks

The IEEE conference on High Performance and Embedded Computing (HPEC) deals with computing hardware, software, systems and applications where performance … > Zum Artikel

07.10.2021

Master thesis paper accepted at ALENEX

David Stangl wrote his master thesis with the Algorithm Engineering group under the supervision of Thomas Bläsius and Christopher Weyand (now at the KIT). In … > Zum Artikel

27.09.2021

Four new PhD students joining

There are four new PhD students joining at the beginning of the new academic year. The first three of them are starting in October. Nicolas Klodt is an HPI … > Zum Artikel

15.09.2021

Two papers accepted at ISAAC

The International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC) is the premier algorithms conference in Asia. Two of this year's ISAAC papers are co-authored … > Zum Artikel

02.08.2021

HPI+KIT team wins two tracks at PACE challenge

The Parameterized Algorithms and Computational Experiments (PACE) challenge is an international programming contest in which teams are tasked to solve as many … > Zum Artikel

28.07.2021

Student paper wins BPA at GECCO

Maximilian Böther and Leon Schiller combined their Bachelor theses to a paper at this year's Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO). It shows … > Zum Artikel

20.07.2021

Three papers accepted at FCT, WCP@ICML and MFCS

We are very happy to announce that our students recently published two papers showcasing the work they did in our seminars and projects. The International … > Zum Artikel

16.07.2021

Five papers accepted at ESA and APPROX

The European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA) is a premier conference on the design and analysis of algorithm and a central part of ALGO, Europe's largest meeting … > Zum Artikel

25.05.2021

Master project paper accepted at KDD

In the Winter 2020/21 Master Project the students Nicolas Klodt, Lars Seifert, and Arthur Zahn developed algorithms for the Chromatic Correlation Clustering … > Zum Artikel

17.05.2021

Two papers accepted at ICALP

The International Colloquium on Automata, Languages and Programming (ICALP) is one of the prime theory venues in Europe and the annual meeting of the European … > Zum Artikel

14.05.2021

Three papers accepted, one paper each at ACDA, SAT and FGVC@CVPR

The new SIAM Conference on Applied and Computational Discrete Algorithms (ACDA) brings together researchers who design and study combinatorial and graph … > Zum Artikel

10.05.2021

Paper accepted at IJCAI

Simon Krogmann, who is now a PhD student with the group, wrote his Master's thesis on Facility Location Games on Networks under the supervision of Pascal … > Zum Artikel

19.04.2021

Paper accepted at SPAA

The Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA) is one of the leading conferences on parallel algorithms and data structures. It also has a … > Zum Artikel

12.04.2021

A total of six papers accepted at MLPCP@ICLR and CiE

The Machine Learning for Preventing and Combating Pandemics (MLPCP) workshop (virtually, May 8th, 2021), part of the International Conference on Learning … > Zum Artikel

06.04.2021

Stefan Neubert writes 2nd CS book

Stefan Neubert, a PhD student with the group, wrote a new book Grundkurs Theoretische Informatik in which he introduces the basic concepts and methods of … > Zum Artikel

30.03.2021

Successful participation at ICPC NWERC

The Northwestern Europe Regional Contest 2020 (NWERC), an official regional contest in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, was hosted by the … > Zum Artikel

29.03.2021

Two Papers accepted at GECCO

The Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2021), planned for July 10-14 in Lille, will be this year's most important scientific venue for … > Zum Artikel

24.03.2021

Scientific visitors in March & April

The Algorithm Engineering group hosts three scientific guests in March and April. At the beginning of the month, we welcomed Amirhossein Rajabi who is currently … > Zum Artikel

22.03.2021

UP teaching grant awarded to Timo Kötzing

Timo Kötzing received a Leitbild Lehre grant for innovative teaching from the University of Potsdam. In the upcoming summer term, Math II will be taught via a … > Zum Artikel

15.03.2021

Two new group members joining

We are happy to announce two new members joining the Algorithm Engineering group on April 1. Samuel Baguley is our new postdoc. He did his undergraduate studies … > Zum Artikel

11.03.2021

Paper accepted at SEA

The International Symposium on Experimental Algorithms (SEA) is a scientific conference on algorithm engineering with a strong focus on empirical performance … > Zum Artikel

29.01.2021

Paper accepted at AISTATS

The 24th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS) is an independent scientific conference for research at the junction of AI … > Zum Artikel

04.01.2021

Two Papers accepted at AAMAS

The 20th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) will be held on May 3-7, 2021 in virtual London, UK. Being the largest and … > Zum Artikel

03.12.2020

Three Papers accepted at ICDT and AAAI

The International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT) is an established series of international conferences on research in the foundations and theory of data … > Zum Artikel

05.10.2020

Two papers accepted at SODA and TrustCom

The ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA) is the most important scientific meeting on algorithms. Its 32nd edition, as well as all of its satellite … > Zum Artikel

21.09.2020

Group member appointed professor at KIT

We are very happy to announce that Thomas Bläsius has been appointed Junior Professor for Algorithm Engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, his … > Zum Artikel

16.09.2020

Three papers accepted at ICONIP, IPEC and FSTTCS

The International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP) provides a platform for researchers in neuroscience, neural networks, and deep learning. … > Zum Artikel

11.09.2020

MOOC on computational learning

Karen Seidel of the Algorithm Engineering group will give a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) titled Computational Learning Theory and Beyond, starting October … > Zum Artikel

31.08.2020

Three new group members joining

We are happy to announce that three new members are joining the Algorithm Engineering group. The first one is the new postdoctoral researcher Sarel Cohen. He … > Zum Artikel

14.08.2020

New DFG project TEDA granted

The German Research Foundation (DFG) granted a new research project on Theory of Estimation-of-Distribution Algorithms (TEDA). Commonly applied heuristics to … > Zum Artikel

31.07.2020

Two papers accepted at ATMOS and WAOA

The ALGO 2020 Meeting combines the European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA) and various other prestigious algorithmic conferences and workshops. As one of those, … > Zum Artikel

30.07.2020

New DFG project GEONET granted

The German Research Foundation (DFG) granted a new research project on Geometric Selfish Network Creation (GEONET). It examines how large real-world networks … > Zum Artikel

27.07.2020

HM at SIGEVO Dissertation Award

Every year the ACM Special Interest Group on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (SIGEVO) award a prize for outstanding PhD theses in that area. Martin Krejca … > Zum Artikel

06.07.2020

Paper accepted at VLDB

The International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB) is the premier venue for research on databases. We contribute one work resulting from a close … > Zum Artikel

30.06.2020

Two papers accepted at ESA and MFCS

The European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA) is one of the leading European algorithms conferences, its 28th edition will be held online as part of the ALGO 2020 … > Zum Artikel

18.05.2020

New Research Unit funded by DFG

Tobias Friedrich will form a new Research Unit funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG-Forschungsgruppe) together with Petra Berenbrink (University of … > Zum Artikel

14.05.2020

HPI podcast on online teaching

The new episode of the HPI podcast Neuland - Der HPI-Wissenspodcast (in German) is about online teaching in times of Corona. Timo Kötzing and Ralf Teusner … > Zum Artikel

21.04.2020

Paper accepted at IJCAI

The International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) is one of the two leading international AI conferences. Our group contributes a paper to … > Zum Artikel

20.04.2020

Best paper award at EvoCOP

Benjamin Doerr and Martin Krejca received the 2020 Best Paper Award of the European Conference on Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation … > Zum Artikel

24.03.2020

Stay safe

In these difficult times we wish the members and friends of the Algorithm Engineering group all the best. We hope that you and your families stay safe and … > Zum Artikel

22.03.2020

Two papers accepted at GECCO

This years Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) will, due to the world-wide coronavirus pandemic, be held online in mid July. Traditionally, … > Zum Artikel

11.02.2020

HPI podcast on mathematical structures on the Web

Thomas Bläsius and Tobias Friedrich are featured in the new episode of the HPI podcast Neuland - Der HPI-Wissenspodcast (in German). In the interview they talk … > Zum Artikel

29.01.2020

Three new group members joining

The Algorithm Engineering group will see three new members joining over the next couple of months. Minh Huyen Ly Le marks the first new entry, starting a … > Zum Artikel

15.01.2020

Two papers accepted at ECAI and EvoCOP

Europe’s premier AI Research venue, the European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI), holds its 24th edition in June in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. … > Zum Artikel