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I am an assistant professor at Department of Mathematics at the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague, where I am a member of 🐯 TIGR (TCS group).

Before that, I was as a postdoc at Masaryk University, a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions GF at Emory and Universität Hamburg, a CRM-ISM fellow at McGill, and a postdoc at ETH. I did my joint PhD (cotutelle) in maths at Warwick and CS at Université Paris Diderot. under the supervision of Dan Kráľ and Jean Sébastien Sereni.

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Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics Webinar (April 2020 - December 2021)

A Sparse (Graphs) Coalition – a collaborative network of researchers in discrete mathematics

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