PATERA, Anthony T.
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics - MIT 1982
Expertise: Scientific and engineering computation; computational methods and numerical analysis for partial differential equations, in particular spectral, finite element, and reduced-basis discretizations and associated rigorous a posteriori error estimation approaches; design optimization and optimal control; applied mechanics, in particular fluid dynamics, transport phenomenon, and stability theory; and parallel processing. Current research activity: Reliable real-time solution of the partial differential equations of heat transfer, solid mechanics, and fluid dynamics with application to adaptive design, optimal control, and robust parameter estimation.
Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT
Doctor Ingeniero de Caminos, Canales y Puertos - University of Barcelona 1987
Ph.D. in Computational Aero Dynamics - University of Wales 1986
Expertise: Numerical analysis, finite elements, computational aerodynamics, and high performance computing.
MAGNANTI, Thomas L.
Dean of the School of Engineering, MIT
Institute Professor, MIT
Ph.D. in Operations Research - Stanford University 1972
Expertise: Large-scale optimization, communication systems, logistics, manufacturing, and transportation.
BERTSIMAS, Dimitris J.
Boeing Professor of Operations Research, MIT
Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics and Operations Research - MIT 1988
Expertise: Optimization, finance, revenue management, data mining and stochastic control.
FREUND, Robert M.
Theresa Seley Professor of Management Science, MIT
Ph.D. in Operations Research - Stanford
Expertise: Operations research, linear and nonlinear optimization, complexity theory, and fixed point methods.
WHITE, Jacob K.
Professor of Electrical Engineering, MIT
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science - University of California, Berkeley 1985
Expertise: Computational electromagnetics, integrated circuit computer-aided design, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) computer-aided design, and computational techniques in biological systems.