Leonid Libkin#


Leonid Libkin
Email:libkin 'at' inf.ed.ac.uk
Membership Number:4012
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:INFORMATICS
Username:llibkin
Elected:2015
Homepage: http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/libkin




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2006 - present Professor, Chair of Foundations of Data Management, University of Edinburgh
  • 2004 - 2006 Full Professor, University of Toronto
  • 2001 - 2004 Associate Professor, University of Toronto
  • 1999 - 2000 Visiting Researcher, INRIA-Rocquencourt, Projet Verso
  • 1994 - 2001 Member of Research Staff, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill

Fields of Scholarship
  • Data management
  • Logic in computer science
  • Database theory
  • Finite model theory
  • Automata theory

Honours and Awards
  • 2016 Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award
  • 2015 Member of Academia Europaea
  • 2012 Fellow of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
  • 2012 Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • 2006 Marie Curie Chair (an EU FP6 award whose aim is to `encourage world-class researchers working in fields of key importance for Europe to resume their careers in Europe')
  • 2001: Premier's Research Excellence Award
  • 5 Best paper awards from major conferences:
    • 2014 International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR)
    • 2011 International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT)
    • 2005 ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)
    • 2003 ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)
    • 1999 ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)

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