# Mathematician:László Lovász

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## Mathematician

Hungarian mathematician, best known for his work in combinatorics.

### Wolf Prize

László Lovász was awarded a Wolf Prize for Mathematics in $\text {1999}$:

*For his outstanding contributions to combinatorics, theoretical computer science and combinatorial optimization.*

### Abel Prize

László Lovász was awarded an Abel Prize with Avi Wigderson in $\text {2021}$:

*For their foundational contributions to theoretical computer science and discrete mathematics, and their leading role in shaping them into central fields of modern mathematics.*

## Nationality

Hungarian

## History

- Born: March 9, 1948 in Budapest, Hungarian Republic

## Theorems and Definitions

- Lovász Conjecture
- Erdős-Faber-Lovász Conjecture
- Lovász Local Lemma
- Lenstra-Lenstra-Lovász Lattice Basis Reduction Algorithm
- Lovász Number

Results named for **László Lovász** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **László Lovász** can be found here.

## Publications