Summary of CV
Reinhard Diestel received a PhD from the University of Cambridge,
following research 1983-86 as a scholar of Trinity College under Béla
Bollobás. He was a fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, from
1986 to 1990. Research appointments and scholarships have taken him to Bielefeld
(Germany), Oxford and the US. He became a professor in Chemnitz in 1994
and has held a chair at Hamburg since 1999.
Reinhard Diestel's main area of research is graph theory, including infinite
graph theory. He has published numerous papers and a research monograph,
Graph Decompositions (Oxford 1990).
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