Dr David Liben-Nowell

Subject Computer Science
Fellow type By-Fellows
Year started 2019

Biography


David Liben-Nowell is a faculty member in the Department of Computer Science at Carleton College. His research interests include a variety of applications of the techniques of theoretical computer science to questions arising within and beyond computer science, especially the social sciences. His current work focuses particularly on psycholinguistics and large-scale information networks, particularly social networks, and their evolution. David has also recently worked on problems in algorithmic game theory and information propagation, and he has recently published a textbook on discrete math written specifically for computer science students.