Eric Vigoda

Professor of Computer Science, UC Santa Barbara




Brief Bio available here

Main research interests:
  • Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods
  • Randomized algorithms
  • Phase transitions in Statistical Physics
  • Markov chains in Evolutionary Biology

Selected previous courses which have lecture notes:
  • Undergraduate Algorithms (Georgia Tech)
  • Intro to Graduate Algorithms (Georgia Tech)
  • Advanced Graduate Algorithms (Georgia Tech)


  • Office: HFH 2113
    Email: lastname at ucsb.edu