Luca Daniel

Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Luca Daniel is a professor in MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a principal investigator in the Research Laboratory of Electronics. His research interests include development of numerical techniques related to uncertainty quantification, inverse problems, robust optimization, parameterized model order reduction and integral equation solvers. His current applications of interest include evaluating and improving robustness of deep neural networks as well as of magnetic resonance imaging scanners, silicon photonics integrated systems, and electrical power distribution networks.

Daniel has received best-paper awards from several journals of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Other honors include an IBM Corporation Faculty Award, an IEEE Early Career Award in Electronic Design Automation, and the MIT School of Engineering’s Spira Award for Excellence in Teaching. He earned a PhD in electrical engineering and computer sciences at the University of California, Berkeley.