# Jan Vondrak

## Professor of Mathematics

Dept. of Mathematics

Stanford University

450 Jane Lanthrop Way, building 380

Stanford, CA 94305

E-mail: jvondrak-at-stanford-dot-edu.

## Research interests

Discrete optimization
Matroids and submodular functions
Approximation algorithms
Algorithmic game theory
Probabilistic combinatorics

Here you can download my curriculum vitae.

## PhD students:

Pranav Nuti (Mathematics, graduating in 2024)

Wenzheng Li (Computer Science, graduating in 2024)

Paul Liu (Computer Science, graduated 2022)

### Teaching:

Fall 2022: Math 61DM: Modern Mathematics: Linear Algebra and Discrete Mathematics.

Winter 2022: Math 108: Combinatorics.

Fall 2021: Math 61DM: Modern Mathematics: Linear Algebra and Discrete Mathematics.

Winter 2021: Math 113: Linear Algebra.

Fall 2020: Math 61DM: Modern Mathematics: Linear Algebra and Discrete Mathematics.

Fall 2019: Math 61DM: Modern Mathematics: Linear Algebra and Discrete Mathematics.

Spring 2019: Math 120: Groups and Rings.

Fall 2018: Math 113: Linear algebra done right (book by Sheldon Axler).

Fall 2018: Math 233A: Topics in combinatorics - Concentration of meaure (book by Boucheron, Lugosi and Massart).

Spring 2018: Math 63DM: Topology and Probability, with applications in Combinatorics.

Winter 2018: Math 233A, Geometry of Polynomials and Non-constructive Methods in Combinatorics.

Spring 2017: Math 63DM: Topology and Probability, with applications in Combinatorics.

Winter 2017: Math 108, Introduction to Combinatorics.

Winter 2017: Math 233B, Polyhedral Techniques in Combinatorial Optimization.

Spring 2016: Math 233, Non-constructive Methods in Combinatorics.

Winter 2016: Math 108, Introduction to Combinatorics (with Persi Diaconis).

Fall 2010: CS369P, Polyhedral Techniques in Combinatorial Optimization.