Philipp Woelfel 

Associate Professor and
Canada Research Chair in Randomized and Distributed Algorithms
University of Calgary
Department of Computer Science

Contact

Mailing Address

University of Calgary
Department of Computer Science
ICT 602
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4
Office

ICT 614
Email

[lastname]cpsc.ucalgary.ca
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Phone

(403) 220-7259
Fax

(403) 284-4707
Skype ID

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Research

Research Interests

  • Theory of Distributed Computing
  • Randomized Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Computational Complexity
Publications



Courses

Fall 2013

  CPSC 561 - Introduction to Distributed Algorithms 
  CPSC 661 - Algorithms for Distributed Computing 
Winter 2013

  CPSC 331 - Data Structures, Algorithms, and Their Analysis 
  CPSC 522/622 - Randomized Algorithms 
Winter 2012

  CPSC 313 - Introduction to Computability 
  CPSC 661 - Algorithms for Distributed Computation 
Fall 2011

  CPSC 561 - Introduction to Distributed Algorithms 
Winter 2011

  CPSC 511 - Introduction to Complexity Theory 
  CPSC 611 - Complexity Theory 
  CPSC 599.01 and CPSC 601.07 - Randomized Algorithms
Fall 2010

  CPSC 313 - Introduction to Computability
Winter 2010

  CPSC 599.01 and CPSC 601.03 - Randomized Algorithms
  CPSC 661.01 - Algorithms for Distributed Computation 
Fall 2009

  CPSC 413 - Design and Analysis of Algorithms I
  CPSC 561 - Intro to Distributed Algorithms 
Winter 2009

  CPSC 413 - Design and Analysis of Algorithms I 
Fall 2008

  CPSC 511 - Introduction to Complexity Theory 
  CPSC 611 - Complexity Theory 
Winter 2008

  CPSC 413 - Design and Analysis of Algorithms I 
Fall 2007

  CPSC 599.60 and CPSC 601.60 - Randomized Algorithms 

Graduate Students

I am currently looking for excellent graduate students (Masters or PhD) with strong interest in theoretical computer science. Funding is available. I supervise theses in any of my research areas.

If you are interested, please send me your CV and current transcripts.

For further information on the admission process, see the graduate admission website.