Dacian N. Daescu
Professor of Mathematics
Portland State University 

  • PhD Appl Math & Comp Sci, U. Iowa, 2001
  • MS Computer Science, U. Iowa, 2001
  • MS Mathematics, U. Craiova, 1995
  • Office: FMH 464A
    Hours (on line): MW 10:00-11:00
    Phone: (503) 725-3581
    Fax: (503) 725-3661
    E-Mail: daescu@pdx.edu
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    Students Advised

    • Teaching in spring 2021 (remote instruction):

    • Research interests: applied and computational mathematics, data-enabled science

      • data assimilation, sensitivity analysis, parameter estimation, uncertainty quantification

      • inverse problems, model-constrained optimization, goal-oriented model reduction

      • large-scale statistical data analysis, error covariance estimation, modeling, matrix optimization

    • Research Collaborators and Sponsors: NASA GMAO, NCCS, NRL, ECMWF, NSF

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