Vissarion Fysikopoulos is currently a software engineer on the MySQL Optimizer Team, working on geometric computing for GIS in Boost.Geometry. Interests in algorithm engineering, mathematical software, computational geometry and optimization.
More than 9 years of experience in research and development of new algorithms and software, mainly in C++. Academic background in computer science, with more than 15 scientific publications in journals and conferences, many of which are focused on the design, analysis and development of geometric algorithms.
Past articles include:
- Practical polytope volume approximation
- Enumeration of 2-level polytopes
- Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover
- An oracle-based, output sensitive algorithm for projections of resultant polytopes
Past speaking sessions include: