Nick Wormald

Professor and Australian Laureate Fellow
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Monash University VIC 3800

Office: Room 455, Building 28.

PhD Scholarships available

For Australian and International students. Please contact me if you are interested in a PhD scholarship to study combinatorics or graph theory, in particular random graphs, asymptotic enumeration, analysis of randomised algorithms and large-scale networks.

Some recent research topics.


  • Combinatorics
  • Graph Theory and Random Graphs
  • Enumeration of Graphs, Maps and Combinatorial Structures
  • Probabilistic Combinatorics
  • Combinatorial and Graph Algorithms
  • Shortest Networks and Steiner Trees
  • Underground Mine Optimisation
  • Recent publications. Some of these are downloadable files. There is also a full list of publications updated in October 2010.


    Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B.

    Member of the Editorial Boards of:

  • Australasian Journal of Combinatorics
  • Electronic Journal of Combinatorics
  • Journal of Graph Theory
  • Random Structures and Algorithms
  • SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics