Manuela Fischer

I am a PhD student in the Computer Science department of ETH Zurich, advised by Prof. Mohsen Ghaffari.

Contact Information

Institute of Theoretical Computer Science, ETH Zurich
CAB G 31.2
Univerisitatsstrasse 6
8092 Zurich, Switzerland

+41 44 632 40 09

manuela.fischer at

Research Interests

Distributed Algorithms, Randomized Algorithms, Random Processes


Sublogarithmic Distributed Algorithms for Lovász Local Lemma, and the Complexity Hierarchy
(joint with Mohsen Ghaffari)

Deterministic Distributed Edge-Coloring via Hypergraph Maximal Matching
(joint with Mohsen Ghaffari and Fabian Kuhn)

Deterministic Distributed Matching: Simpler, Faster, Better
(joint with Mohsen Ghaffari)


Deterministic Distributed Matching via Rounding
Mittagsseminar ETH Zurich, 16.05.2017, Slides


Principles of Distributed Computing, Spring 2017


Robustness of Pósa's Conjecture
Master's Thesis, October 2016

Bootstrap Percolation with Individual Activation Thresholds
Bachelor's Thesis, September 2014