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
  • Extremal Set Theory

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. Victor Falgas-Ravry and Vincent Pfenninger, 1-independent percolation on Z x K_n, submitted. (arXiv Link)
  4. Allan Lo and Vincent Pfenninger, The Ramsey number for 4-uniform tight cycles, in preparation.


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