Erdős Number

The shortest path I've identified from me to Paul Erdős has 3 steps.

Erdős NumberPersonPublication
0Paul Erdős
1Shmuel ZaksPaul Erdős, Israel Koren, Shlomo Moran, Gabriel M. Silberman, Shmuel Zaks. Minimum-diameter cyclic arrangements in mapping data-flow graphs onto VLSI arrays. 1988
2Martin Farach-ColtonMartin Farach-Colton, Antonio Fernandez Anta, Alessia Milani, Miguel A Mosterio, Shmuel Zaks. Opportunistic Information Dissemination in Mobile Ad-hoc Networks: Adaptiveness vs. Obliviousness and Randomization vs. Determinism. 2012.
3Donald E. PorterWilliam Jannen, Jun Yuan, Yang Zhan, Amogh Akshintala, John Esmet, Yizheng Jiao, Ankur Mittal, Prashant Pandey, Leif Walsh, Michael Bender, Martin Farach-Colton, Rob Johnson, Bradley C. Kuszmaul, and Donald E. Porter. BetrFS: A Right-Optimized Write-Optimized File System. 2015.

Of course, I'd be much obliged to anyone who identified a shorter path.

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