Argonne National Laboratory

Cosmin Petra

Assistant Computational Mathematician

Cosmin Petra joined the Argonne's Mathematics and Computer Science Division in 2009 as a postdoctoral researcher.  He obtained a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from University of Maryland, Baltimore Co. (UMBC).

Research Interests

  • large-scale numerical optimization
  • stochastic programming
  • parallel algorithms for the optimization of complex energy systems under uncertainty.