Nico Van Cleemput Ghent University Department of applied mathematics, computer science and statistics Krijgslaan 281 - S9 - WE02, B-9000 Gent |

- 2001 - 2006 : Master of Science in Mathematics, Ghent University, Belgium.
- 2007 - 2012 : PhD in Computer Science, Ghent University, Belgium

- August 2006 - September 2007 : co-worker of GrInvIn-project at Ghent University
- October 2007 - September 2013: Research assistent at Ghent University
- November 2013 - present: Research Assistant (postdoc) at University of West Bohemia
- September 2014 - present: Post-doctoral assistant at Ghent University

I teach / have taught the following courses

**Programming (I)**(Java) (exercises for the bachelors computer science, mathematics, physics and geography) (2007 - 2012)**Programming (II)**(Java) (exercises for the bachelors computer science) (2007 - 2013)**Computer science**(VBA and use of MS Office) (exercises for the bachelors biochemistry/biotechnology, chemistry, geology and geography) (2007 - 2011)**Programming**(Python) (exercises for the bachelors biochemistry/biotechnology, chemistry, geology and geography) (2011 - 2013)**Programming (I)**(Java) (exercises for the bachelors computer science, mathematics and physics) (2014 - present)**Analysis I**(for the bachelors computer science) (2015 - present)

- Generation of structures in chemistry and mathematics
- Combinatorial geometry
- Tilings
- Mathematical conjecturing
- Development of tools for graph theory
- General (graph) generation algorithms
- Graph theory

- A. Peeters, K. Coolsaet, G. Brinkmann, N. Van Cleemput, V. Fack,
*GrInvIn in a Nutshell*, Journal of Mathematical Chemistry**45**, 2009, pp. 471-477 (DOI) - G. Brinkmann, O. Delgado-Friedrichs, E.C. Kirby, N. Van Cleemput,
*A Catalogue of Periodic Fully-Resonant Azulene-Transitive Azulenoid Tilings Analogous to Clar Structures*, Croat. Chem. Acta**82**(4), 2009, pp. 781-789 (link) or (direct link) - G. Brinkmann, O. Delgado Friedrichs, S. Lisken, A. Peeters, N. Van Cleemput,
*CaGe - a Virtual Environment for Studying Some Special Classes of Plane Graphs - an Update*, MATCH Commun. Math. Comput. Chem.,**63**(3), 2010, pp. 533-552. - G. Brinkmann, N. Van Cleemput,
*Classification and Generation of Nanocones*, Discrete Applied Mathematics**159**(15), 2011, pp. 1528-1539. - G. Brinkmann, N. Van Cleemput, T.Pisanski,
*Generation of various classes of trivalent graphs*, Theoretical Computer Science**502**, 2013, pp. 16-29 (DOI). - C.E. Larson, N. Van Cleemput,
*Forcing independence*, Croat. Chem. Acta**86**(4), 2013, pp. 469-475 (DOI), (link) or (direct link) - G. Brinkmann, J. Goedgebeur, N. Van Cleemput,
*The history of the generation of cubic graphs*, International Journal of Chemical Modeling, 5(2-3), 2013, pp. 67-89. - Y. Akama, N. Van Cleemput,
*Spherical tilings by congruent quadrangles: Forbidden cases and substructures*, Ars Mathematica Contemporanea**8**(2), 2015, pp. 297-318 (link). - G. Brinkmann, C.E. Larson, J. Souffriau, N. Van Cleemput,
*Construction of planar 4-connected triangulations*, Ars Mathematica Contemporanea**9**(2), 2015, pp. 145-159 (link). - I. Althöfer, J.K. Haugland, K. Scherer, F. Schneider, N. Van Cleemput,
*Alternating Plane Graphs*, to appear in Ars Mathematica Contemporanea. - N. Van Cleemput,
*Generation of Delaney-Dress graphs*, submitted. - C.E. Larson, N. Van Cleemput,
*Automated Conjecture-making: Fajtlowicz's Dalmatian Heuristic Revisited*, submitted. - G. Brinkmann, J. Souffriau, N. Van Cleemput,
*On the strongest form of a theorem of Whitney for hamiltonian cycles in plane triangulations*, submitted. - G. Brinkmann, J. Souffriau, N. Van Cleemput,
*On the number of hamiltonian cycles in triangulations with few separating triangles*, submitted. - T. Kaiser, M. Saumell, N. Van Cleemput,
*10-Gabriel graphs are Hamiltonian*, submitted.

On 21 September 2012 I defended my PhD with the title "Generation of structures in chemistry and mathematics". You can find the thesis on the website of Ghent University at this link.

- Educational innovation day of Ghent University (Ghent, Belgium, 10/05/'07) (Dutch): Abstract/Slides
- 6th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graphs and Combinatorial Optimization (Enschede, Netherlands, 29-31/05/'07): Plenary talk with Gunnar Brinkmann: Abstract/Slides
- MATH / CHEM / COMP (Verbania, Italy, 10-13/06/'08): Toroidal Azulenoids: Abstract/Slides
- (Informal) Workshop on Structural and Computational Graph Theory (Ghent, Belgium, 20/06/'08): Toroidal Azulenoids: Abstract/Slides
- Colloquium on Combinatorics (Magdeburg, Germany, 13-14/11/'08): Toroidal Azulenoids: Abstract/Slides
- 8th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graphs and Combinatorial Optimization (Paris, France, 02-04/06/'09): Nanocones: A classification result in chemistry: Abstract/Slides
- MATH / CHEM / COMP (Dubrovnik, Croatia, 08-13/06/'09): Nanocones: A classification result in chemistry: Abstract/Slides
- Colloquium on Combinatorics (Magdeburg, Germany, 13-14/11/'09): Nanocones: A classification result in chemistry: Abstract/Slides
- MATH / CHEM / COMP (Dubrovnik, Croatia, 07-12/06/'10): CaGe: A virtual environment for studying some special classes of plane graphs: Abstract/Slides
- 8th French Combinatorial Conference (Orsay, France, 28/06/'10 - 02/07/'10): Generation of generalized 3-regular graphs: Abstract/Slides
- Computers in Scientific Discovery 5 (Sheffield, UK, 20-23/07/'10): Generation of generalized 3-regular graphs: Abstract/Slides
- Colloquium on Combinatorics (Saarbrücken, Germany, 11-13/11/'10): Generation of generalized 3-regular graphs: Abstract/Slides
- CanaDAM (Victoria, Canada, 31/05/'11-03/06/'11): CaGe: A virtual environment for studying some special classes of plane graphs: Abstract/Slides
- Informal mini-workshop (Ghent, Belgium, 08/09/'11): Generation of Delaney-Dress symbols: Slides
- Colloquium on Combinatorics (Magdeburg, Germany, 11-12/11/'11): Generation of Delaney-Dress symbols: Abstract/Slides
- ICCAM 2012 - International Congress on Computational and Applied Mathematics (Ghent, Belgium, 09-13/07/'12): Nanocones: A classification result in chemistry: Abstract/Slides
- Computers in Scientific Discovery 6 (Portoroz, Slovenia, 21-25/08/'12): Generation of Delaney-Dress symbols: Abstract/Slides
- Informal workshop (Ghent, Belgium, 30-31/08/'12): Spherical tilings by congruent quadrangles (black board presentation)
- PhD defense (Ghent, Belgium, 21/09/'12): Slides
- Colloquium on Combinatorics (Berlin, Germany, 16-17/11/'12): Spherical tilings by congruent quadrangles: Abstract/Slides
- CanaDAM (St.-John's, Canada, 10/06/'13-13/06/'13): Spherical tilings by congruent quadrangles: Abstract/Slides
- GraphDay@ULB (Brussels, Belgium, 02/10/'13): Hamiltonian cycles in triangulations: Abstract/Slides
- Graph theory seminar (Pilsen, Czech Republic, 19/11/'13): Hamiltonian cycles in triangulations: Slides
- Graph theory seminar (Pilsen, Czech Republic, 25/02/'14): Structure generation: Slides
- ICGT 2014 (Grenoble, France, 30/06/'14 - 04/07/'14): On the strongest form of a theorem of Whitney for hamiltonian cycles in plane triangulations: Slides

- Educational innovation day of Ghent University (10/05/'07) (Dutch): Poster
- 9th PhD Symposium FirW (04/12/'08): Abstract/Poster
- Educational innovation day of Ghent University (16/11/'09) (Dutch): Poster

Only the conferences where I didn't give a talk or present a poster. See above for these conferences.

- JavaPolis 2007 (Antwerp, Belgium, 12-14/12/'07)
- Devoxx 2008 (Antwerp, Belgium, 10-12/12/'08)
- FOSDEM 2009 (Brussels, Belgium, 7-8/02/'09)
- 5th meeting of the IAMC (Dubrovnik, Croatia, 13-16/06/'09)
- Devoxx 2009 (Antwerp, Belgium, 18-20/11/'09)
- FOSDEM 2010 (Brussels, Belgium, 6-7/02/'10)
- 6th meeting of the IAMC (Dubrovnik, Croatia, 5-6/06/'10)
- FOSDEM 2011 (Brussels, Belgium, 5-6/02/'11)
- FOSDEM 2012 (Brussels, Belgium, 4-5/02/'12)
- FOSDEM 2013 (Brussels, Belgium, 2-3/02/'13)
- GraphDay@Mons (Mons, Belgium, 5/03/'13)
- Winter school on Algorithm Design (Beroun, Czech Republic, 12/12/'13 - 15/12/'13)