Born: 1972, Uccle, Belgium; Spoken languages: French, English, Dutch.
Doctorate in Science (1998), Licence in Mathematics (1994), DEC2 in Actuarial Science (1993) Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium.
Chargé de Cours at the Université Libre de Bruxelles since 2004; previously Premier Assistant (2002-2003), Assistant (1995-2002); Supervisor or co-supervisor for 2 Ph.D. students in Mathematics plus several Masters and Licence research students.
Group theory; combinatorics; incidence geometry; polytopes; computational algebra.
Vice-head of the Department of Mathematics, Université Libre de Bruxelles (2009-); Founder of MACS Consult (2008); Co-founder of Green Cocoon (2009).
Reviewer for Math Reviews and Zentralblatt für Mathematik; Referee for over 17 international mathematical journals; Referee for the Fonds voor Wetenschappelijke Onderzoek; Member of organising committee for one international scientific meeting; Member of several international professional societies, including Belgian and European Mathematical Societies and the Institute of Combinatorics & Applications; Developer of the packages on incidence geometries and coset geometries in the Magma language.
Awards and honours
Agathon De Potter prize from the Belgian Royal Academy of Science in 2003; Laureate of the “Concours Annuel de la Classe des Sciences, groupe I, mathématiques” (2007) of the Belgian Royal Academy of Science;
ARC grant 2006-2011; several Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research grants; Van Buuren Fund financial support in 2010.
Primary author and co-author of over 50 published works (complete list of publications available at http://maths.ulb.ac.be/~dleemans/papers.html)