Stephen Wright

Steve Wright
Optimization algorithms with applications to data analysis and other areas.


  • BS, First Class Honors, University of Queensland
  • PhD, University of Queensland

Research Description

Interests include: Numerical optimization, especially problems involving real (as opposed to integer or discrete) variables. Interest includes theory, algorithms, implementation and application.


  • Past Chair, Mathematical Optimization Society
  • Member, Board of Trustees of SIAM


  • George B. Dantzig Professor of Computer Sciences
  • Sheldon B. Lubar Chair of Computer Sciences
  • Amar and Balinder Sohi Professor of Computer Sciences