Janez Žerovnik was born in Koper, Slovenia (at the time a federal republic of former Yugoslavia), in 1958. He received M.S. degree in mathematics (1988), a Ph.D. degree in computer science (1992) from University of Ljubljana, and a Ph.D. degree in mathematics from Technical University Graz (Austria) in the year 1994. He is currently Professor of mathematics at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and a part-time researcher at the Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Mechanics, Ljubljana, Slovenia. His previous positions include several years of research at the Institut Jožef Stefan Ljubljana, at the Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Mechanics, Ljubljana and teaching at University of Maribor, Slovenia. He served as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Royal Holloway, University of London, and at Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria and Visiting Professor at Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon and at INSA Lyon-Institut National des Sciences Appliquée, France. His main research interest is discrete mathematics, in particular graph theory and its various applications. At present, he is Vice President of the Chapter for Operational Research of Slovenian Society Informatika and Site Manager for PASCAL2, European Network of Excellence. He served as Guest Editor of journals Discussiones Mathematicae Graph Theory, Theoretical Computer Science and Central European Journal of Operational Research and is a Member of Editorial Boards of Ars Mathematica Contemporanea and Central European Journal of Operational Research.
Biography Updated on 31 July 2011