Ali Kemal Sinop

Department
Computer Science
Title
Assistant Professor
Office
7.232
Email
ali.sinop@nu.edu.kz
Phone
2670

About Me(my resume as pdf)

I am currently an assistant professor at the Nazarbayev University, Computer Science Department. Previously, I held postdoctoral positions at various institutes, including UIUC, UC Berkeley, IAS and Princeton. I received my PhD from Carnegie Mellon University, Computer Science Department where I was fortunate to be advised by Prof. Venkatesan Guruswami.

My research interests are in the area of theoretical computer science. More specifically I am interested in:

  • approximation algorithms,
  • hardness of approximation,
  • linear algebra and spectral graph theory.

Educational Background

Professional Background