Neal Young Ph.D.
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Ph.D., Computer Science, Princeton, 1991
Neal Young received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Princeton University in 1991. He has been a senior research scientist at Akamai Technologies from 1999-2003. His recent work has focused on fast algorithms for special classes of linear programs and on theoretical analysis of optimization problems arising in dynamic networks. He was a Hertz Fellow from 1986-1991, an assistant professor at Dartmouth College from 1995-1999, and received a National Science Foundation Career Award in 1998-1999. He is a member of ACM SIGACT (Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computational Theory).