Professor of Computer Science and Director of ARC
Eric Vigoda is a Professor of Computer Science at Georgia Tech. Eric is the director of the Algorithms and Randomness Center (ARC), and is a former associate chair for the School of Computer Science. He received his PhD from UC Berkeley in 1999, started as an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago in 2002, and joined Georgia Tech in 2004. His main research interests are the study of randomized algorithms. His research work was given a 2006 Fulkerson Prize, awarded for outstanding papers in the area of discrete mathematics.
Former ARC directors:
- Dana Randall (2014-16)
- Prasad Tetali (2011-14)
- Santosh Vempala (2006-11), Founding director.