Konstantinos Daskalakis

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Affiliation: 
CSAIL MIT
Awards: 
  • ACM Commerce on Electronic Commerce: Best Paper Award (2013)
  • Microsoft: New Faculty Fellowship Award (2012)
  • SIAM: Outstanding Paper (2011)
  • MIT EECS: Spira Teaching Award (2011)
  • Sloan Foundation: Research Fellowship (2010)
  • NSF: Career Award (2010)
  • ACM: Doctoral Dissertation Award (2008)
  • Game Theory Society: Game Theory and Computer Science Prize (2008)
  • Microsoft: Research Fellowship (2007)
  • ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce: Best Student Paper Award (2006)
Biography: 

Constantinos Daskalakis is the x-window consortium associate professor of computer science at MIT. He holds a diploma in electrical and computer engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer sciences from UC-Berkeley. His research interests lie in theoretical computer science and applied probability with a focus on the computational aspects of the Internet, online markets and social networks. Daskalakis has been honored with the 2007 Microsoft Graduate Research Fellowship, the 2008 ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award, the Game Theory and Computer Science Prize from the Game Theory Society, the 2010 Sloan Fellowship in Computer Science, the 2011 SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize, the 2011 Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Distinguished Teaching, and the 2012 Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship.

Students:

Yang Cai: http://people.csail.mit.edu/ycai/

Alan Deckelbaum: http://web.mit.edu/deckel/www/

Matt Weinberg: http://people.csail.mit.edu/smweinberg/

Christos Tzamos: http://www.mit.edu/~tzamos/

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