Jukka Suomela

Assistant Professor

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Artistic and research interests

Jukka Suomela (http://users.ics.aalto.fi/suomela/) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Aalto University. His work focuses on the theoretical foundations of distributed computing, with particular emphasis on the concept of locality. He is a member of the steering committees of DISC, SIROCCO, and ADGA and a member of the council of EATCS, he has recently served in the programme committees of e.g. ICALP 2017, DISC 2017, and PODC 2016, and he is one of the local chairs of ALGO 2018.

Education/Academic qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Computer Science, Helsingin yliopisto


  • Distributed Computing, Distributed Algorithms, Local algorithms, Parallel computing, Parallel algorithms, Graph algorithms

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