Eduard Eiben received the Award of Excellence for his outstanding PhD thesis from the Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) on December 5, 2018.
Eduard carried out his PhD work in the Algorithms and Complexity group, his advisors where Stefan Szeider, Robert Ganian, and Georg Gottlob. His work was funded by the Austrian Science Funds (FWF) via the projects:
- Exploiting New Types of Structure for Fixed Parameter Tractability (X-Tract, FWF P26696)
- Doctoral College on Logical Methods in Computer Science (LogiCS, FWF W1255)