Peter Butkovic

Colleges, School and Institutes

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Peter Butkovic’s main research interest is applied discrete mathematics and, in particular, max-algebra, known recently also as tropical linear algebra, a rapidly evolving area of numerical linear algebra and applied discrete mathematics.

His research interests include:

Combinatorial and algebraic aspects of optimisation
Applied discrete mathematics
Tropical algebra (max-algebra)
Combinatorial matrix theory
Professor Butkovic supervises doctoral research in the areas of tropical linear algebra and its applications.