European Prize in Combinatorics

The prize cerimony took place at Palazzo della Carovana, piazza dei Cavalieri, at 17.10 on Tuesday September 10th, 2013. Two prizes have been awarded: one to TOM SANDERS and  one to WOJCIECH SAMOTIJ.

Continuing with the tradition established at EuroComb'03 in Prague the European Prize in Combinatorics was awarded during the conference EuroComb 2013. The prize is established to recognize excellent contributions in Combinatorics, Discrete Mathematics and their Applications by young European researchers (eligibility of EU) not older than 35. The prize carries a monetary award of 2500 Euro.

The nomination letter including CV and the list of publications of the nominee was sent to the organizers of EUROCOMB'13 before April 15, 2013. The nominations was evaluated by an international jury.

The award of 2500 EURO for 2013  is founded with contributions of  DIMATIA, local organizers and  Elsevier B.V..

The first Prize was presented at the European Combinatorial Conference EuroComb'03 held in Prague. Two prizes were awarded: one jointly to DANIELA KÜHN and DERYK OSTHUS, and a second to ALAIN  PLAGNE. The second Prize was awarded at the European Combinatorial Conference EuroComb'05 held in Berlin to DMITRY FEICHTNER-KOZLOV.  The third one was awarded at EuroComb'07 in Sevilla to GILLES SCHAEFFER. At EuroComb'09 in Bordeaux two prizes were awarded: one to PETER KEEVASH and a second to BALÁZS SZEGEDY.  In 2011 two prizes were given to DAVID CONLON and DANIEL KRAL.