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10th Max Planck Advanced Course
on the Foundations of Computer Science

September 14 - 18, 2009, Saarbrücken, Germany

Optimization under Uncertainty

Yossi Azar

Tel-Aviv University

Coordination Mechanism and Search Problems

Tim Roughgarden

Stanford University

Approximation Guarantees in Algorithmic Game Theory

David B. Shmoys

Cornell University

Approximation Algorithms for Stochastic Optimization Problems

ADFOCS is organized by Nicole Megow and Daniel Johannsen as part of the activities of the Algorithms and Complexity Group and the International Max Planck Research School of the Max Planck Institute for Informatics.

The purpose of the ADFOCS summer school is to introduce young researchers to topics which are in the focus of current research in the field of theoretical computer science. In order to achieve this, ADFOCS brings together leading researchers from this field with international participants of graduate level and above.


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