Faculty Profile

Luke Olson

Computer Science
Luke Olson
Luke Olson
Professor and Willett Faculty Scholar
4312 Siebel Center for Comp Sci
201 N. Goodwin Ave.
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 244-8422
Associate Head of Department
  • Department Head Office
  • Department Office
4312 Siebel Center for Comp Sci
201 N. Goodwin Ave.
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 244-8422

Affiliation

  • Department Head Office
  • Department Office

Primary Research Area

  • Scientific Computing

Education

  • Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2003
  • M.S., Mathematics, University of Iowa, 1999
  • B.A., Mathematics and Physics, Luther College, 1997

Academic Positions

  • Fall 2011-present, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Fall 2011, Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications, University of Minnesota
  • Summer 2010-present, Affiliate Professor, Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Fall 2005-Fall 2011, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Fall 2003-Spring 2005, Visiting Assistant Professor/NSF VIGRE Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University

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Research Areas

Selected Articles in Journals

Articles in Conference Proceedings

Journal Editorships

  • Associate Editor, SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 2014-present
  • Associate Editor, SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, 2008-present

Honors

  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. (2007)