Associate Researchers • Distinguished Associate Researchers

PhD in Mathematics, Harvard University (1963)

BA in Mathematics, Harvard College (1957)

MSc Marquette University (1959)

BA in Mathematics, Harvard College (1957)

MSc Marquette University (1959)

**Institution:**Department of Mathematics, University of Washington, USA

**Research interests:**

Optimization theory and related fields of analysis and combinatorics.

rtr (at) math (dot) washington (dot) edu

Ralph Tyrrell Rockafellar (born February 10, 1935) is one of the world's leaders in optimization theory and related fields of analysis and combinatorics. He is Professor Emeritus at the departments of mathematics and applied mathematics at the University of Washington, Seattle. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Prizes

Rockafellar received the John von Neumann Theory Prize from the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science and delivered the 1993 von Neumann lecture for the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

Rockafellar and his coauthor Roger J-B Wets were awarded the Frederick W. Lanchester Prize for 1997 by Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).

The Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) lists Rockafellar as a highly cited researcher.

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**Bio:**

Ralph Tyrrell Rockafellar (born February 10, 1935) is one of the world's leaders in optimization theory and related fields of analysis and combinatorics. He is Professor Emeritus at the departments of mathematics and applied mathematics at the University of Washington, Seattle. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Prizes

Rockafellar received the John von Neumann Theory Prize from the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science and delivered the 1993 von Neumann lecture for the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

Rockafellar and his coauthor Roger J-B Wets were awarded the Frederick W. Lanchester Prize for 1997 by Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).

The Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) lists Rockafellar as a highly cited researcher.

Source: Wikipedia

Curriculum Vitae (link)

Publications (link)