Slicewise definability in first-order logic with bounded quantifier rank (with Jörg Flum and Xuangui Huang).

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The hardness of embedding grids and walls (with Martin Grohe and Bingkai Lin).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 10520, pp. 180-192, 2017.

The parameterized complexity of

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7391, pp. 641-652, 2012.

The constant inapproximability of the parameterized dominating set problem (with Bingkai Lin).

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Some lower bounds in parameterized AC

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The Ehrenfeucht-Fraïssé method and the planted clique conjecture (with Jörg Flum).

In

Lecture Notes in Computer Science 9300, pp. 87-108, 2015.

Counting problems in parameterized complexity (with Chihao Zhang).

Bounded variable logic, parameterized logarithmic space, and Savitch's theorem (with Moritz Müller).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 8634, pp.183-195, 2014.

Hard instances of algorithms and proof systems (with Jörg Flum and Moritz Müller).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7318, pp. 118-128, 2012.

On optimal inverters (with Jörg Flum).

Consistency, optimality, and incompleteness (with Jörg Flum and Moritz Müller).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6735, pp. 61-70, 2011.

On limitations of the Ehrenfeucht-Fraïssé-method in descriptive complexity (with Jörg Flum).

The exponential time hypothesis and the parameterized clique problem (with Jörg Flum and Kord Eickmeyer).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7535, pp.13-24, 2012.

From almost optimal algorithms to logics for complexity classes via listings and a halting problem (with Jörg Flum).

On the ordered conjecture (with Jörg Flum).

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A parameterized halting problem (with Jörg Flum).

In

Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7370, pp. 364-397, 2012.

Strong isomorphism reductions in complexity theory (with Sam Buss, Jörg Flum, Sy Friedman, and Moritz Müller).

Listings and logics (with Jörg Flum).

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Lower bounds for kernelizations and other preprocessing procedures (with Jörg Flum and Moritz Müller).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5635, pp. 118-128, 2009.

On slicewise monotone parameterized problems and optimal proof Systems for TAUT (with Jörg Flum).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6247, pp. 200-214, 2010.

On

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6199, pp. 321-332, 2010.

On the complexity of Gödel's proof predicate (with Jörg Flum).

A logic for PTIME and a parameterized halting problem (with Jörg Flum).

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Subexponential time and fixed-parameter tractability: exploiting the miniaturization mapping (with Jörg Flum).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4646, pp. 389-404, 2007.

Understand the complexity of induced subgraph isomorphisms (with Marc Thurley and Mark Weyer).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5125, pp.587-596,2008.

The slides of my FPT 2008 talk based on this paper.

The parameterized complexity of maximality and minimality problems (with Jörg Flum).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4169, pp.25-37, 2006.

An isomorphism between subexponential and parameterized complexity theory (with Martin Grohe).

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On parameterized approximability (with Martin Grohe and Magdalena Grüber).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4169, pp.109-120, 2006.

On parameterized path and chordless path problems (with Jörg Flum).

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An analysis of the W*-hierarchy (with Jörg Flum and Martin Grohe).

On miniaturized problems in parameterized complexity theory (with Jörg Flum).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3162, pp.108-120, 2004.

Machine-based methods in parameterized complexity (with Jörg Flum and Martin Grohe).

Machine characterizations of the classes of the W-hierarchy (with Jörg Flum).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2803, pp. 114-127, 2003.

Bounded nondeterminism and alternation in parameterized complexity theory (with Jörg Flum and Martin Grohe).

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Capture complexity by partition (with Enshao Shen).

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2142, pp. 84-98, 2001.

The downward transfer of elementary satisfiability of partition logics (with Enshao Shen).