Prof. Dr. techn. Dr. h. c.

Herbert Edelsbrunner

Herbert Edelsbrunner

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2014

  • Institute of Science and Technology Austria


Research Areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Geometry
  • Combinatorics
  • Topology
  • Algorithmen; Datenanalyse



Selected Memberships:

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina - Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften

Selected Prizes:

  • Alan T. Waterman Award from the National Science Foundation

Selected Publications:

  • Cohen-Steiner, D.; Edelsbrunner, H.; Harer, H. (2007) Stability of persistence diagrams. Discrete and Computational Geometry, Bd. 37, S. 103-120.
  • Edelsbrunner, H.; Letscher, D.; Zomorodian, A. (2002) Topological persistence and simplification. Discrete and Computational Geometry, Bd. 28, S. 511-533.
  • Cheng, S.-W.; Dey, T.; Edelsbrunner, H.; Facello, M.; Teng, S.-H. (2000) Silver exudation. Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery, Bd. 47, S. 883-904.
  • Muecke, E.; Edelsbrunner, H. (1994) Three-dimensional alpha shapes. ACM Transactions on Graphics, Bd. 13, S. 43-72.
  • Muecke, E.; Edelsbrunner, H. (1990) Simulation of simplicity: a technique to cope with degenerate cases in geometric algorithms. ACM Transactions on Graphics, Bd. 9, S. 66-104.