Elliot Anshelevich

Computer Science Department
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

E-mail: eanshel at cs rpi edu
311 Lally Hall, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
Phone: 518-276-6491   Fax: 518-276-4033
Office Hours (on WebEx) - Monday and Thursday 4pm-5pm

Research Interests:
Algorithms and theoretical computer science, especially issues at the intersection of Economics and Computation. Algorithms for large decentralized networks, including networks with strategic agents. Particular interests include: social choice and voting algorithms, network formation, networked markets and matching markets, algorithmic game theory, approximation algorithms, graph algorithms, and information propagation in both social and computer networks. If you are a student who wants to work with me, please also read this.

See my Publications for more info.

Office Hours - Monday and Thursday 4pm-5pm (or by appointment)
During office hours I can be reached online here

Fall 2021: CSCI 6040/4040, Approximation Algorithms

Former Graduate Students:

Undergraduates Supervised:
Stephen Gross, RPI class of 2017.
Michael Usher, RPI class of 2013, graduate study at Cornell University.
Matthew Gerrior, RPI class of 2012.
Yonatan Naamad, RPI class of 2010, graduate study at Princeton University.

If you are a student who wants to work with me, please also read this.

(Full chronological list)
(Selected publications sorted by topic)