Piotr Indyk

Piotr Indyk


Piotr joined MIT in September 2000, after earning PhD from Stanford University. Earlier, he received Magister degree from Uniwersytet Warszawski in 1995. As of July 2010, he holds the title of Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Piotr's research interests include algorithms for high-dimensional geometric problems, algorithms using sublinear time and/or space and streaming algorithms.


See my publication list


  • Association for Computing Machinery: Fellow (2015)
  • International Conference on Machine Learning: Best Paper (2015)
  • The Simons Foundation: Simons Investigator (2013)
  • Association for Computing Machinery: Paris Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award (2012)
  • MIT EECS: Faculty Research Innovation Fellowship (2012)
  • Technology Review: 10 Emerging Technologies That Will Change the World (2012)
  • Sloan Foundation: Research Fellowship (2003)
  • Packard Foundation: Packard Fellowship (2003)
  • National Science Foundation: Career Award (2002)
  • FOCS: Best student paper (2000)