Dr. Holger Dell

Holger Dell is the head of the Independent Research Group Foundations of Exact Algorithms.

Scientific Career

2014 – 2019 Independent Research Group Leader at the Cluster of Excellence “Multimodal
Computing & Interaction”, Saarland University
2015 – 2016 Research Fellow at the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing and the
University of California, Berkeley
2013 – 2014 Postdoctoral Fellow at LIAFA (Laboratoire d’Informatique Algorithmique:
Fondements et Applications) and Université Paris Diderot
2011 – 2013 Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Wisconsin–Madison
2007 – 2011 Dr. rer. nat. (Ph.D.) in computer science at the Humboldt University of Berlin
2004 – 2007 B.Sc. & M.Sc. in computer science at Saarland University

Short CV

Holger Dell has been at the Cluster of Excellence Multimodal Computing and Interaction since September 2014. Before, he was a postdoc at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and in the Algorithms & Complexity Group at LIAFA at the Université Paris Diderot. He obtained his PhD at the Humboldt–Universität zu Berlin in 2011 under the supervision of Martin Grohe. In 2007, he obtained his MSc at Saarland University. Holger Dell served as organizer of the Tree Width Challenge of PACE 2016 and PACE 2017: The Parameterized Algorithms and Computational Experiments Challenge, and is a Member of the Steering Committee of PACE.



Dr. Holger Dell

Dr. Holger Dell

Saarland University
Cluster of Excellence
Multimodal Computing and Interaction

Building E1.3, Room 414
66123 Saarbrücken

Fon: +49 681 302 4447



Saarland University Cluster of Excellence