Contact Information

School of Industrial Engineering          
Member of the Purdue Institute for Inflammation, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases
Co-Director, Network Morphospace Lab
Purdue University
315 N. Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2023
Email: mventresca (at) purdue (dot) edu
Office: Grissom 292

Please DO NOT contact me concerning graduate student admission; they will be ignored. Thank You.


My research focuses on computational aspects of two primary areas: operations research and complex systems. More specifically, I develop and apply computational methods for analyzing, modeling, predicting, designing, and controlling such systems in order to discover deeper scientific insight and achieve operational outcomes. I have a genuine interest in both theoretical and applied pursuits, typically gravitating toward those requiring expertise in at least one of:

To find out more about my research please see my list of publications.