Computer Sciences Dept.

Michael C. Ferris

John P. Morgridge Chair in Computer Sciences & Jacques-Louis Lions Professor of Computer Sciences,
Stephen C. Kleene Professor in Computer Science,
and (by courtesy) Mathematics and Industrial and Systems Engineering

Director, Data Sciences Hub, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

Research Interests:
Algorithms, environments, theory and applications of optimization.

PhD: University of Cambridge, 1989

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Contact Information

Office: 4381 Computer Sciences Bldg.

E-mail: ferris at
Telephone (CS): 608-262-4281
Telephone (WID): 608-316-4356
Department: 608-262-1204
Fax: 608-262-9777

Mailing Address:

Computer Sciences Department
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1210 West Dayton Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Office Hours (Spring 2020)

Mondays 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesdays 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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