Professor, Department of Mathematics
University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
1409 W. Green Street
Urbana, Illinois 618012975
Office: 233B Illini Hall; (217) 3333355; FAX: (217) 3339576
email: zfuredi@math.uiuc.edu
General Information
Ph.D. 1981, D. Sc. 1990, Math. Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Area of Specialization
Theory of finite sets with applications in geometry, designs, computer science.
Selected Publications
 [75] Solution of the LittlewoodOfford problem in high dimensions,
Annals of Math. 128 (1988), 259270. (With P. Frankl).
 [86] The maximum number of unit distances in a convex ngon,
J. of Combinatorial Theory, Ser. A 55 (1990), 316320.

[90] On the number of halving planes,
Proc. 5th ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry,
Saarbrucken, WestGermany, June 1989. pp. 140144.
(With I. Barany and L. Lovasz).
same in Combinatorica 10 (1990), 175183.

[91] The maximum number of edges in a minimal graph of diameter 2,
J. of Graph Theory 16 (1992), 8198.

[120] On the prisonyard problem, Combinatorica
14 (1994), 287300. (With D. J. Kleitman).

[125] Turan type problems, in: Surveys in Combinatorics. 1991,
Proc. of the 13th British Combinatorial Conference,
ed. A. D. Keedwell, Cambridge Univ. Press.
London Math. Soc. Lecture Note Series 166 (1991), 253300.

[147] Extremal hypergraphs and combinatorial geometry,
Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians,
Zurich, Switzerland 1994. 13431352.

[148b] On the number of edges of quadrilateralfree graphs,
J. of Combinatorial Theory, Ser. B 68 (1996), 16.

[150] Scrambling permutations and entropy of hypergraphs,
Random Structures and Algorithms 8 (1996), 97104.

[152] On the Lottery problem, J. of Combinatorial Designs
4 (1996), 510. (With G. J. Szekely and Z. Zubor).
List of publications
PhD Students
Janice Malouf, 1994
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