Argonne National Laboratory

Stefan Wild
Mathematics and Computer Science Division
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Bldg. 240, 1153
Lemont, IL 60439
(630) 252-9948 - phone
(630) 252-5986 - fax
wild (at) - email


Deputy Division Director in the Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne
Computational Mathematician in the Laboratory for Applied Mathematics, Numerical Software, and Statistics (LANS) at Argonne
Senior Fellow in the Northwestern- Argonne Institute for Science and Engineering at Northwestern University
Program Director for the SIAM Activity Group on Computational Science and Engineering
Editorial responsibilities: Mathematical Programming Computation (Tech. Editor), Pacific Journal of Optimization (Assoc. Editor), SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing (Assoc. Editor)
I develop algorithms and mathematics for solving important science and engineering problems, primarily in the area of numerical optimization involving complex computer simulations and physical experiments
Editorial boards: Operations Research (Assoc. Editor, 2015-2019), SIAG/OPT Views and News (Co-Editor, 2014-2019)
Fellow in the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago, 2010-2016
Assistant Computational Mathematician at Argonne, 2010-2014
Director's Postdoctoral Fellow at Argonne, September 2008-2010
DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellow (CSGF), 2005-2008
Ph.D & MS, Operations Research, Cornell University, January 2009
MS & BS, Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, May 2003
Find out more:
× MCS preprints: An up-to-date list of preprints (and paywall-free papers in general)
× MCS projects: A sample of current and recent activities
× Google Scholar: computer-populated publication list (updated more frequently than this page)
× Scroll for bibtex and publication details
Shameless Recruitment for LANS, MCS, and Argonne:
 ¤ PhD students: Well-prepared students are always welcome as Givens Associates (US-based institutions) and Graduate Research Aides (nonUS-based institutions); some photos from MCS/LANS students, summer 2018 and LANS Givens fellows, summer 2013
 ¤ Argonne named 5th Best Place in the US to do a Postdoc in 2013
 ¤ Argonne Hockey Club
 ¤ Argonne Ultimate Frisbee Club (some photos from summer 2013)
 ¤ Other clubs at Argonne