Siddhartha Mishra

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ETH Zürich

Siddhartha Mishra is currently the chair Professor for Computational and Applied Mathematics at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, where he heads the Computational and Applied Mathematics Laboratory (CAMLab). He is the Director of Computational Science Zurich and a core faculty member of the ETH AI Center. 
Mishra received his PhD in Mathematics in 2005 from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Bangalore, India. He joined ETH in 2009 after holding a postdoctoral position at the Center for Mathematics and Applications (CMA), University of Oslo, Norway. 
Mishra's research interests lie in Numerical Analysis, Scientific Computing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and High-Performance Computing and their applications to a variety of areas in Physics, Earth Science, Biology and Engineering. For his pioneering research contributions, Mishra has received many awards and honors including an ERC starting grant (2012), ERC consolidator grant (2017), Richard von Mises Prize from GAMM (2015), Jacques Louis Lions Medal from ECCOMAS (2018), Collatz Prize from ICIAM (2019), Infosys Prize in Mathematical Sciences from Infosys Science Foundation (2019), Germund Dahlquist Prize from SIAM (2021) and Rössler Prize from ETH Zurich (2023). He has been a keynote speaker at many leading international conferences including the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) in 2018 and the SIAM Annual Meeting in 2024.