Random and extremal graphs, functional analysis, isoperimetric problems and percolation.
Prof. Bela Bollobas did his PhD in Cambridge under Frank Adams and was elected a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. He was appointed to the Jabie Hardin Chair of Excellence at the University of Memphis, and was more recently awarded a Senior Research Fellowship at Trinity College. Bollobas is a Fellow of the Royal Society and was awarded the Senior Whitehead Prize. He has represented Oxford for modern pentathlon and Cambridge for fencing.