IBM Professor of Computer Science
Professor of Mathematics
University of British Columbia

Room 221
2366 Main Mall
Department of Computer Science
Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4
Canada

Email: mpf@cs.ubc.ca

Background

Professor, University of British Columbia (2014-present); Professor, University of California, Davis (2014-2016); Associate Professor, University of British Columbia (2009-2014); Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia (2004-2009); Wilkinson Fellow, Argonne National Laboratory (2002-2004); PhD Stanford University (2002); MS, Stanford University (1998); BA, Cornell University (1993)

Appointments

  • Associate Head for Faculty of Affairs, Department of Computer Science, UBC (2017—2019)
  • Board of Directors, Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences (PIMS)
  • Steering Committee, UBC Data Sciences Institute
  • Co-chair, SIAM Conference on Optimization (Vancouver, BC, May 22-25, 2017)
  • Program Director, SIAM Activity Group in Optimization (SIAG/OPT)
  • Associate editor, SIAM Journal on Optimization (SIOPT)
  • Associate editor, Mathematics of Operations Research (MOR)
  • Associate editor, Mathematical Programming Journal (MPA)