Erik Demaine's Academic Family

Co-authors

I've written papers with the following 358 people: Timothy G. Abbott, Zachary Abel, Micah Adler, Hee-Kap Ahn, Oswin Aichholzer, Noga Alon, Greg Aloupis, Stephen Alstrup, Byoung Kwon An, Lars Arge, Esther Arkin, Boris Aronov, Will Arora, Tetsuo Asano, Daniel M. Aukes, Franz Aurenhammer, Jonathan Bachrach, Mihai Bădoiu, Sang Won Bae, Hari Balakrishnan, Devin Balkcom, Brad Ballinger, Ziv Bar-Joseph, Ilya Baran, George Barbastathis, Gill Barequet, MohammadHossein Bateni, Aaron Becker, Nadia M. Benbernou, Carl Bender, Michael Bender, David Benoit, Piotr Berman, Marshall Bern, Therese Biedl, Glencora Borradaile, Prosenjit Bose, Jonathan Bredin, Broňa Brejová, David Bremner, Ron Breukelaar, Gerth Brodal, Andrej Brodnik, Kevin Buchin, Maike Buchin, David Bunde, Michael A. Burr, Jonathan Buss, Steve Butler, Sergio Cabello, Sarah Cannon, Jason Cantarella, Jean Cardinal, Svante Carlsson, Eowyn Čenek, Timothy M. Chan, David Charlton, Kailiang Chen, Kenneth C. Cheung, Paul Christiano, Barry Cipra, Stelian Ciurea, Austin Clements, Alex Cole, Richard Cole, Sébastien Collette, Robert Connelly, Carmen Cortés, David Dalrymple, Mirela Damian, Eli Davis, David DeHaan, Martin L. Demaine, Ajay Deshpande, Satyan Devadoss, Karim Douïeb, Vida Dujmović, Muriel Dulieu, Christian Duncan, Alan Edelman, Sarah Eisenstat, Dania El-Khechen, Dotan Emanuel, David Eppstein, Jeff Erickson, Ruy Fabila-Monroy, Martin Farach-Colton, Uriel Feige, Sándor Fekete, Samuel M. Felton, Thomas Fevens, Amos Fiat, Jeremy T. Fineman, Samuel Fiorini, Robin Flatland, Rudolf Fleischer, Fedor Fomin, Ian Foster, Eli Fox-Epstein, Aviezri Fraenkel, Greg Frederickson, Erich Friedman, Shmuel Gal, Blaise Gassend, Neil Gershenfeld, Mohammad Ghodsi, David Gifford, Lukasz Golab, Mordecai Golin, Alexander Golynski, Francisco Gomez-Martin, Ronald Graham, Forrest Green, Scott Greenwald, Saul Griffith, Joachim Gudmundsson, Alan Guo, Gregory Gutin, Golnax Habibi, MohammadTaghi Hajiaghayi, Angéle Hamel, Dion Harmon, George Hart, Vi Hart, Nicholas J. A. Harvey, Elliot Hawkes, Andrea Hawksley, Barry Hayes, Robert A. Hearn, Michael Hoffmann, Susan Hohenberger, Bryan Holland-Minkley, Markus Holzer, Hendrik Jan Hoogeboom, Joseph Horton, David A. Huffman, John Hugg, Thomas C. Hull, Ferran Hurtado, John Iacono, Hayley Iben, Shinji Imahori, Nicole Immorlica, Piotr Indyk, Mashhood Ishaque, Hiro Ito, Takehiro Ito, Jin-ichi Itoh, Tommi Jaakkola, Lars Jacobsen, Thouis Jones, Gwenaël Joret, Marcin Kamiński, Daniel Kane, Craig Kaplan, Dmitriy A. Katz, Jun Kawahara, Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi, Carl Kesselman, Sangbae Kim, Taejung Kim, James King, Shaunak Kishore, Masashi Kiyomi, Philip N. Klein, Ara Knaian, Christian Knauer, Stephen Kobourov, Scott D. Kominers, Goran Konjevod, Matias Korman, Duks Koschitz, Walter A. Kosters, Evangelos Kranakis, Hannes Krasser, Danny Krizanc, Jason Ku, Eric Kuo, Anastasia Kurdia, Gad M. Landau, Robert J. Lang, Arthur Langerman, Stefan Langerman, Sylvain Lazard, Tom Leighton, Charles E. Leiserson, Ben Leong, Vitus Leung, David Liben-Nowell, Jeffrey Lindy, Barbara Liskov, Ching-Hao Liu, Po-Ru Loh, Alejandro López-Ortiz, Anna Lubiw, Jayson Lynch, Fermi Ma, Hamid Mahini, David L. Malec, Shelly Manber, Andrea Mantler, Dániel Marx, Hiroaki Matsui, James McLurkin, Laura Meeker, Henk Meijer, Antonio Mesa, Friedhelm Meyer auf der Heide, Yair N. Minsky, Joseph Mitchell, Shuhei Miyashita, Bojan Mohar, Mohammad Moharrami, Thomas D. Morgan, Pat Morin, Shay Mozes, J. Ian Munro, Chie Nara, Jelani Nelson, Ilan Newman, Paul Nijjar, Naomi Nishimura, Takao Nishizeki, Richard Nowakowski, James O'Brien, Joseph O'Rourke, John A. Ochsendorf, Timo von Oertzen, Yoshio Okamoto, Cagdas D. Onal, Aviv Ovadya, Shayan Oveisgharan, Mark Overmars, Neri Oxman, Özgür Özkan, Rasmus Pagh, A. Laurie Palmer, Belén Palop, Pavel Panchekha, Christos H. Papadimitriou, Jun-geun Park, Irena Pashchenko, Matthew J. Patitz, Mihai Pǎtraşcu, Per-Olof Persson, Cynthia Phillips, Val Pinciu, Guillaume Poirier, Sheung-Hung Poon, Dan R. K. Ports, Eric Price, Gregory N. Price, Nissanka Priyantha, Kayhan F. Qaiser, Claude-Guy Quimper, Eynat Rafalin, Prabhakar Ragde, S. Raghavan, Rajeev Raman, Venkatesh Raman, Suneeta Ramaswami, Pedro Ramos, Jennifer Ramseyer, S. Srinivasa Rao, David Rappaport, Theis Rauhe, Iris Reinbacher, Ares Ribó, Ronald L. Rivest, Steven Robbins, Tom Rodgers, Trent A. Rogers, Benjamin Rossman, Günter Rote, Daniela Rus, Vera Sacristán, Toshiki Saitoh, Mohammad R. Salavatipour, Sanjay E. Sarma, Maria Saumell, Anshul Sawant, Amin S. Sayedi-Roshkhar, Tao B. Schardl, Peter Schmidt-Nielsen, André Schulz, Nils Schweer, Robert T. Schweller, Daria Schymura, Carlos Seara, Robert Sedgewick, Saurabh Sethia, Kathryn Seyboth, Arlo Shallit, Jonah Shallit, Isaac Shapiro-Ellowitz, ByungHyun Shin, Martha Sideri, Anastasios Sidiropoulos, Steven Skiena, Michiel Smid, Marc Snir, Jack Snoeyink, Wanbin Son, Michael Soss, Diane Souvaine, Nathan Srebro, Sampalli Srinivas, Ulrike Stege, Paul Stellman, Omari Stephens, Yoav Sterman, Ileana Streinu, Scott M. Summers, Cynthia Sung, Akira Suzuki, Tomohiro Tachi, Satoshi Takahashi, Hiroto Tanaka, Corina E. Tarnita, Perouz Taslakian, Siamak Tazari, Seth Teller, Sachio Teramoto, Dimitrios Thilikos, Mikkel Thorup, Michael T. Tolley, Csaba D. Tóth, Godfried Toussaint, Daniela Tulone, Kei Uchizawa, Ryuhei Uehara, Takeaki Uno, Yushi Uno, Jorge Urrutia, Helena Verrill, Jérôme Vervier, Giovanni Viglietta, Tomáš Vinař, Erik Waingarten, Ming-wei Wang, Oren Weimann, Sue Whitesides, David Wilson, Terry Winograd, Andrew Winslow, David Wood, Robert Wood, Damien Woods, Stefanie Wuhrer, Katsuhisa Yamanaka, Edward Z. Yang, Vincent Yeung, Zhong You, Morteza Zadimoghaddam, Norbert Zeh, Mariano Zelke, Xiao Zhou, Jack Zito.

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Ancestors

My two academic “parents” (PhD co-advisors) are Anna Lubiw and Ian Munro. Working up the tree:

Erik D. Demaine, PhD, University of Waterloo, 2001
 ├ Anna Lubiw, PhD, University of Toronto, 1986
 │ ├ Rudolf A. Mathon, PhD, University of Toronto, 1972
 │ │ └ Robert Laurence Johnston, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, 1965
 │ │   └ Richard Steven Varga, PhD, Harvard University, 1954
 │ │     ├ Joseph Leonard Walsh, PhD, Harvard University, 1920
 │ │     │ └ Maxime Bôcher, PhD, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, 1891
 │ │     │   └ Christian Felix Klein, PhD, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, 1868
 │ │     │     ├ Julius Plücker, PhD, Philipps-Universität Marburg, 1823
 │ │     │     │ └ Christian Ludwig Gerling, PhD, Universität Göttingen, 1812
 │ │     │     │   └ Carl Friedrich Gauss, PhD, Universität Helmstedt, 1799
 │ │     │     └ Rudolf Otto Sigismund Lipschitz, PhD, Universität Berlin, 1853
 │ │     │       ├ Gustav Dirichlet, Honorary Universität Bonn, 1827
 │ │     │       │ ├ Simeon Denis Poisson, PhD, École Polytechnique, ?
 │ │     │       │ │ └ same advisor as Fourier:
 │ │     │       │ └ Jean-Baptiste Joseph Fourier, PhD
 │ │     │       │   └ Joseph Louis Lagrange, no degree
 │ │     │       │     └ Leonhard Euler, PhD, Universität Basel, 1726
 │ │     │       │       └ Johann Bernoulli, PhD, 1694
 │ │     │       │         └ Jacob Bernoulli, ?
 │ │     │       │           └ Gottfried Leibniz, PhD, Universität Altdorf, 1666
 │ │     │       │             └ Erhard Weigel, PhD, Universität Leipzig, 1650
 │ │     │       └ Martin Ohm, PhD, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, 1811
 │ │     │         └ Karl Christian von Langsdorf, PhD, Universität Erfurt, 1781
 │ │     └ George David Birkhoff, PhD, The University of Chicago, 1907
 │ │       └ Eliakim Hastings Moore, PhD, Yale University, 1885
 │ │         └ Hubert Anson Newton, BS, Yale University, 1850
 │ │           └ Michel Chasles, PhD, École Polytechnique, 1814
 │ │             └ Simeon Denis Poisson, PhD, École Polytechnique, ?
 │ │               └ Joseph Louis Lagrange, no degree
 │ │                 └ Leonhard Euler, PhD, Universität Basel, 1726
 │ │                   └ Johann Bernoulli, PhD, 1694
 │ │                     └ Jacob Bernoulli, ?
 │ │                       └ Gottfried Leibniz, PhD, Universität Altdorf, 1666
 │ │                         └ Erhard Weigel, PhD, Universität Leipzig, 1650
 │ └ Stephen Cook, PhD, Harvard, 1966
 │   └ Hao Wang, PhD, Harvard, 1948
 │     └ Willard Quine, PhD, Harvard, 1932
 │       └ Alfred Whitehead, PhD, University of Cambridge, 1884
 └ J. Ian Munro, PhD, University of Toronto, 1971
   └ Allan Borodin, PhD, Cornell University, 1969
     └ Juris Hartmanis, PhD, Caltech, 1955
       └ Robert Palmer Dilworth, PhD, Caltech, 1939
         └ Morgan Ward, PhD, Caltech, 1928
           └ Eric Temple Bell, PhD, Columbia University, 1912
             └ Frank Nelson Cole, PhD, Harvard, 1886
               └ Christian Felix Klein, PhD, Universität Bonn, 1868
                 ├ Julius Plücker, PhD, Philipps-Universität Marburg, 1823
                 │ └ Christian Ludwig Gerling, PhD, Universität Göttingen, 1812
                 │   └ Carl Friedrich Gauss, PhD, Universität Helmstedt, 1799
                 └ Rudolf Otto Sigismund Lipschitz, PhD, Universität Berlin, 1853
                   ├ Gustav Dirichlet, Honorary Universität Bonn, 1827
                   │ ├ Simeon Denis Poisson, PhD, École Polytechnique, ?
                   │ │ └ same advisor as Fourier:
                   │ └ Jean-Baptiste Joseph Fourier, PhD
                   │   └ Joseph Louis Lagrange, no degree
                   │     └ Leonhard Euler, PhD, Universität Basel, 1726
                   │       └ Johann Bernoulli, PhD, 1694
                   │         └ Jacob Bernoulli, ?
                   │           └ Gottfried Leibniz, PhD, Universität Altdorf, 1666
                   │             └ Erhard Weigel, PhD, Universität Leipzig, 1650
                   └ Martin Ohm, PhD, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, 1811
                     └ Karl Christian von Langsdorf, PhD, Universität Erfurt, 1781

Thanks to The Mathematics Genealogy Project for providing most of this information, and to Nick Harvey for collecting it together.

Last updated June 2, 2014 by Erik Demaine.