Mordecai J.GOLIN (PhD, Princeton, 1990)

Professor,  COSC Program Coordinator



After receiving his doctorate from Princeton University in 1990, Dr Golin worked as a researcher in the Projet Algorithmes of the Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA) in Rocquencourt, France before arriving at HKUST in 1993. Since then, he has also been a visiting researcher at the University of Waterloo, the MADALGO Center for Massive Data Algorithms,  the Max-Planck-Institut fur Informatik, INRIA-Sophia, AT&T Labs-Research, and DIMACS.  He served as the HKUST Associate Vice-President for Postgraduate Studies from 2011-2014. In addition, he was the 2008 recipient of the HKUST  Michael G. Gale Award for Distinguished Teaching.

Research interests:

The theory, design and application of algorithms; computational geometry; information theory; combinatorics.



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Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon
Hong Kong
Tel(office): +852 2358-7000
Tel(direct): +852 2358-6993
FAX:         +852 2358-1477

Last updated 01/12/2013