Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming

Welcome to the website of the group ''Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming (DMMP)''. We work in the mathematics and practice of Operations Research, in particular Combinatorial Optimization, Approximation & Online Algorithms, Mathematical Programming, Discrete Mathematics, Graph Theory, Game Theory, and Mechanism Design.

On this website you find more information about us and our work, which hopefully you will find useful.

Latest news

GEI Minicollege prof. dr. Johann Hurink -- ICT & Smart Grids

Prof. dr. Johann Hurink talks about ICT and Smart Grids in this online minicollege. ... read more

Dagstuhl seminar "Analysis of Algorithms Beyond the Worst Case"

The Dagstuhl seminar "Analysis of Algorithms Beyond the Worst Case", organized by Maria-Florina Balcan (Georgia Tech), Bodo Manthey (UT-EWI-DMMP), Heiko Röglin (Bonn), and Tim Roughgarden (Stanford) has been approved and will take place September 7 to 11. ... read more

Media attention for PhD research by Stefan Nykamp

As part of the 'The Future of Our Energy Supply' seminar, Stefan Nykamp succesfully defended his PhD thesis called 'Integrating Renewables in Distribution Grids'. His research reached both the Dutch and the German local and national media, reporting on the need of batteries to both protect the energy grid from and preserve the excess energy produced by wind and solar energy production. ... read more

Yuan Feng, Xian Qiu and Dongshuang Hou have successfully defended their PhD theses

August 2013 - Our Chinese PhD students Yuan Feng, Xian Qiu and Dongshuang Hou have successfully defended their PhD theses on August 28 2013. The three PhD projects address various topics in cooperative game theory, and continue a long tradition of the group's cooperation with China. ... read more