Bio: Misha Elena Kilmer is Professor of Mathematics and Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Tufts University. Prof. Kilmer obtained her Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Maryland, College Park, in Dec. 1997. She served as Visiting Scientist in the ECE Dept. of Northeastern University from Jan. 1998 until departing for Tufts in the fall of 1999. Her research interest is in numerical linear algebra and she specializes in the development of fast algorithms for solving large-scale, forward and inverse problems and more recently has been interested in tensor computation.
She is a 2001 recipient of the Tufts Undergraduate Initiative in Teaching Award and was promoted directly to Full Professor at the age of 34. She is a member of AWM and SIAM, associate editor for SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications, and a was previously an associate editor for SIAM Undergraduate Research Online. She is the author of numerous refereed articles and conference proceedings papers appearing in a wide range of computational math and engineering publications. Her work has been or is being funded by the NSF, NIH and DARPA. She has served as referee for numerous highly rated scientific journals as proposal reviewer and cite team member for the National Science Foundation, as an international Ph.D. thesis examiner, on program committees for several international research conferences, and on award committees for international awards. A complete CV can be found CV (updated October 2014). (click here for details on work specifically related to bioimaging.)
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