## Vašek ChvátalVisiting ProfessorDepartment of Applied Mathematics (KAM) Charles University Email: c h v a t a l (at) k a m (dot) m f f (dot) c u n i (dot) c z Front page at Concordia |

Association of American Publishers has selected it as a finalist of its 2022 PROSE (Professional and Scholarly Excellence) Awards in the Mathematics category. Its Japanese translation appeared in 2023.

*Everybody who is incapable of learning
has taken to teaching.*

Oscar Wilde (1854 -- 1900)

The Decay of
Lying , p.3

Right now I am most interested in the possibility of generalizing the geometrical De Bruijn-Erdős theorem to finite metric spaces .

Here are my list of publications with a few links to related web pages, and slides for my talks.

*Des chercheurs qui cherchent, on en trouve. Des chercheurs qui
trouvent, on en cherche.
*

Attributed to Charles de Gaulle (1890 -- 1970)

- with Markéta
- with George Pólya
- with Paul Erdős and Endre Szemerédi
- with Claude Berge
- with Polly Underground in Berge Seminar
- J.P. Donleavy gets a pot to piss in from Bill Cook and myself
- the first ever Barbados workshop
- with Jin Akiyama and Laci Lovász
- with Najiba Sbihi 1
- with Najiba Sbihi 2
- with Najiba Sbihi 3
- with Vic Klee and Frank Harary
- Bonn 1990