Dieter van Melkebeek
Theory of Computing, Computational Complexity.
Dieter van Melkebeek obtained his undergraduate degree in Computer Science
Engineering and Applied Mathematics from the KU Leuven (Belgium) and
his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Chicago.
After a postdoctoral position at DIMACS and the Institute for Advanced
he joined the faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he
currently is a full professor of Computer Sciences. He held visiting
appointments at CWI (Amsterdam), the Fields Institute (Toronto),
Humboldt Universitaet (Berlin), MSRI (Berkeley),
and the Weizmann Institute of Science (Rehovot, Israel).
Dieter van Melkebeek received the ACM Doctoral Dissertation
Award and an NSF Career Award. He serves on the editorials boards of
SIAM Journal on Computing,
ACM Transactions on Computation Theory, and
Electronic Colloquium on Computational Complexity,
and chairs the steering committee of the Conference on Computational