Dear PODC community,


the June issue of the distributed computing column of the EATCS bulletin features:

-          A survey by Reut Levi and Moti Medina on centralized local algorithms.

-          A report on a recent Dagstuhl seminar on an emerging field of interest to the community: programmable matter.


The entire bulletin is available online at:


I would like to thank Reut and Moti as well as Sándor, Andréa, Kay and Christian for their contributions!


Enjoy the new bulletin (and the Summer holidays)!







Stefan Schmid

Aalborg University & TU Berlin