Theory @ Tartu

Theoretical Computer Science

University of Tartu

Abdullah Makkeh

Abdullah Makkeh

PhD student (supervisor: Dirk Oliver Theis)

  • MSc in math from Lebanese University (2013)
  • BSc in math from Lebanese University (2011)

Full CV



Large-scale discrete and continuous optimization with focus convex optimization and cone programming.


Publications in Refereed Conferences

  • Comparison of IP and CNF models for control of automated valet parking systems. With Dirk Oliver Theis.
  • The Graph of the Pedigree Polytope is Asymptotically Almost Complete (Ext.Abs.). With Mozhgan Pourmoradnasseri, Dirk Oliver Theis.
        • Conference: CALDAM '17

Journal Articles


  • A robust estimator for Bertschinger et al.'s bivariate partial information decomposition. With Dirk Oliver Theis, Raul Vicente.
  • On the Graph of the Pedigree Polytope. With Mozhgan Pourmoradnasseri, Dirk Oliver Theis arXiv:1611.08431

In Preparation


Fall 2016/17

Fall 2015/16



Theoretical Computer Science, University of Tartu, Ăślikooli 17-209, 51014 Tartu, Estonia

Email: abdullah.makkeh /at/ ut /dot/ ee

Office hours

Wed 16:00-18:00