Contact Information

School of Industrial Engineering          
Purdue University
516 Northwestern Ave
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2023
Email: mventresca (at) purdue (dot) edu
Office: Wang 4502

I am looking for new graduate and undergraduate students to join me in exploring a number of research topics. Please CHECK HERE BEFORE contacting me. I will NOT respond to emails requesting admission. Thanks!


My research interests focus on the design, analysis and application of computational and mathematical approaches for solving challenging optimization problems as well as for understanding real and artificial complex systems. I have a genuine interest in different application domains and scientific endeavors, however, most projects I gravitate towards fall under at least one of:

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