Lex Schrijver

Full Name
Prof.dr. A. Schrijver
Function(s)
Researcher, CWI-Fellow
Email
Lex.Schrijver@cwi.nl
Telephone
+31 20 592 4087
Room
M233
Department(s)
CWI Management, Networks and Optimization
Homepage
https://www.cwi.nl/~lex

Biography

1983-1989: professor of mathematics Tilburg University, since 1989: researcher and fellow Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica, since 1990: professor of mathematics University of Amsterdam

Research

The research of Lex Schrijver focuses on discrete mathematics, optimisation, and algorithms.

Publications

Current projects with external funding

  • Networks

Professional activities

  • Professor: Universiteit van Amsterdam - [UvA]
  • Member: Member academy KNAW
  • Member: Nordrhein-Westf - Nordrhein-Westf�lische Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Member: Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
  • Member: Academia Europaea
  • Honorary Position: Fellow American Mathematical Society - [AMS] 2013-01
  • Honorary Position: Fellow SIAM - [SIAM]
  • Committee member: Management Team of NETWORKS
  • Editor: Advisory editor Journal: Journal of Combinatorial Optimization
  • Editor: Journal: Discrete Applied Mathematics
  • Editor: Journal: Journal of Combinatorial Theory - Series B
  • Editor: Journal: Journal of Combinatorics, Information and System Sciences
  • Editor: Editor in chief Journal: Combinatorica
  • Member: KNAW
  • Member: Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Member: CWI Fellow - 1 July
  • Member: Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
  • Member: Academia Europaea
  • Member: SIAM Fellow

Awards

  • EURO Gold Medal (2015)
  • Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the Eotvos Lorand University of Budapest, 2011 (2011)
  • Franz Edelman Award (2008)
  • SIGMA Prize - DisWis (2008)
  • John von Neumann Theory Prize (INFORMS) (2006)
  • Spinoza Prijs (2005)
  • Ridder in de orde van de Nederlandse Leeuw (2005)
  • Lanchester Prize (2004)
  • Fulkerson Prize (2003)
  • Van Dantzig Prize - SIAM / MPS (2003)
  • Eredoctoraat - University of Waterloo (2002)
  • Lanchester Prize (1986)
  • Fulkerson Prize (1982)