a picture of me Christoph Lenzen

Computer Sciene and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The Stata Center
32 Vassar Street, office 32-G666
Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Email: clenzen@csail.mit.edu

Phone: +1 617 253 4623

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Research Interests:

Theory of Distributed Computing, in particular clock synchronization, randomized load balancing, routing, graph problems (e.g. dominating sets, maximal independent sets, coloring), and fault-tolerance. Check out this poster about fault-tolerant clock synchronization!

Short CV:

since July 2014: Group Leader at MPI Saarbruecken, Department for Algorithms and Complexity.
2013 - June 2014: Postdoctoral fellow at MIT CSAIL, with Nancy Lynch.
2012: Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Weizmann Institute of Science, with David Peleg.
2011: Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, with Danny Dolev.
2011: Ph.D. degree from ETH Zurich. Thesis: Synchronization and Symmetry Breaking in Distributed Systems.
2007-2010: Graduate studies, Distributed Computing Group, ETH Zurich. My advisor was Roger Wattenhofer.
2007: Diploma Degree in Mathematics, University of Bonn.