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Dr Ruth Misener

Senior Lecturer,
Imperial College London

Ruth Misener

Location

Industry

  • Academia

Job Function

  • Research & Development

Bio

Dr Ruth Misener is a Lecturer (USA equiv. Assist. Professor) in the Computational Optimisation Group.  Foundations of her research are in numerical optimisation algorithms and computational software frameworks. Applications include bioprocess optimisation under uncertainty and petrochemical process network design and operations.

Ruth holds a Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship (2012–2017) and will soon begin an EPSRC Early Career Fellowship (2017-2022).  Ruth has co-authored several publicly-available software tools for global optimisation including: APOGEE (pooling); GloMIQO (MIQCQP); ANTIGONE (MINLP). Ruth received the 2017 Sir George Macfarlane Medal.

Education

Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Doctorate
Chemical Engineering
2007 To 2012

Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Masters
Chemical Engineering
To 2009

MIT
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Bachelor
Chemical Engineering
To 2007

Memberships

  • AIChE Senior Member
  • Computing & Systems Technology Division

Roles

  • Computing & Systems Technology Division (Director) ((2016-2018))

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