Laboratory of Theoretical Computer Science Researchers Get Grant from RFBR and Royal Society

Researchers from the HSE Laboratory of Theoretical Computer Science have won a competition organized by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) and the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge.

The grant was for the project ‘Analysis of formal languages via computational complexity’ headed by Vladimir Podolskii, Senior Research Fellow at the Laboratory. The project also involves Michael Vyalyi and Alexander Rubtsov.

The Russian and British experts supported a total of 13 projects, with 81 applications having been submitted. The aim of the competition is to promote international cooperation in fundamentalresearch, as well as financial support for joint projects carried out by researchers from Russia and Great Britain.