About Me

I am a PhD student in Pure Mathematics at the University of Birmingham under the supervision of Allan Lo. Previously, I wrote my mater’s thesis at ETH Zurich under the supervision of Benny Sudakov and Jon Noel.

Research Interests:

  • Extremal Combinatorics
  • Probabilistic Combinatorics
  • Graph and Hypergraph Theory
  • Monochromatic Cycle Partitions
  • Lehel’s Conjecture

Curriculum vitae

Here is my CV.


  1. Allan Lo and Vincent Pfenninger, Towards Lehel’s conjecture for 4-uniform tight cycles, submitted. (arXiv Link)
  2. Peter Allen, Olaf Parczyk and Vincent Pfenninger, Resilience for tight Hamiltonicity, submitted. (arXiv Link)
  3. Allan Lo and Vincent Pfenninger, The Ramsey number for 4-uniform tight cycles, in preparation.
  4. Victor Falgas-Ravry and Vincent Pfenninger, 1-independent percolation on Z x K_n, in preparation.


My email address is vincent.pfenninger at gmail.com.