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Colloquium Mathematics, Professor Harry Buhrman

11 February 2014

Join us for coffee and tea at 15.30 p.m.

Date:                        Tuesday, February 11th 2014

Speaker:                   Professor Harry Buhrman (CWI)

Room:                       5161.0293 (Bernoulliborg)

Time:                         16.00

Title: An overview of the P versus NP problem


The P versus NP problem is one of the 7 Clay millennium problems and is a  central question in theoretical computer science.

In this presentation I will give an overview of the problem and some of the approaches taken to tackle it. I will end with some connections to my own research, relating to complexity theory and quantum computing.

loquium coordinators are Prof.dr. A.C.D. van Enter (e-mail : and
Dr. A.V. Kiselev (e-mail: )

Last modified:06 June 2018 2.05 p.m.

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