Douglas Brent West is a professor of graph theory at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1978; his advisor was Daniel Kleitman. He is the "W" in G. W. Peck, a pseudonym for a group of six mathematicians that includes West. He is the editor of the journal Discrete Mathematics.
|Alma mater||Princeton University|
|Fields||Mathematics (graph theory)|
|Institutions||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|Doctoral advisor||Daniel Kleitman|
|Doctoral students||Ed Scheinerman|