Argonne National Laboratory

Prasanna Balaprakash


Assistant Computer Scientist
Mathematics and Computer Science Division &
Leadership Computing Facility
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Bldg. 240, Room. 1135
Argonne, IL 60439
Phone: (630) 252-1109
Email: pbalapra (at)



At Argonne, I was/am involved in the following projects:

My supervisors are Dr. Stefan Wild and Dr. Kalyan Kumaran.

I am also a Fellow in the Computation Institute of the University of Chicago.

Until 2013, I was a postdoc under Dr. Stefan Wild and Dr. Paul Hovland. Prior to Argonne, I was a PhD student at CoDE-IRIDIA, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. Supervisors of my doctoral research were Prof. Marco Dorigo, Dr. Mauro Birattari, and Dr. Thomas Stützle.