Mingxian Zhong  About Me    Papers    Talks   Experience   Contact

I have joined Lehman College, CUNY in Fall 2018, please visit my new website here.


I am a  Ph.D. candidate in the Industrial Engineering & Operations Research Department at Columbia University. My reserch advisors are Professor Maria Chudnovsky and Professor Clifford Stein. I am on the job market for the academic year 2017-2018. My research interests lie in Graph Theory and Algorithms.

I earned my M.S. in Operations Research from Columbia in 2013. Prior to Columbia, I received my dual B.S. in Economics and Mathematics from Wuhan University, China in 2011.

You can contact me at mz2325@columbia.edu or mingxian.zhong@gmail.com. You can find my CV here, and my google scholar page here.


  Submitted Papers and Preprints


  Invited Talks

       "Recent progress on three-coloring graphs without long induced paths"
       "Three-coloring graphs without induced paths on seven vertices"
       "Scheduling When You Don't Know the Number of Machines"
       "Obstructions for list three-coloring H-free graphs"

  Teaching Experience   

       Teaching Assistant at Columbia University

  Academic Services

Reviewer: Discrete Mathematics, European Journal of Combinatorics, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B.

  Contact Information

Office: 416 Mudd, Columbia University, 500 W. 120th Street, New York, NY 10027.