David Bindel

Associate Professor of
Computer Science

CS, applied math, math, civil engineering, and CSE.
Confusing rabbits since 2003.

On sabbatical AY 2018-19 in Chicago.
Current coordinates: 317 Jones, University of Chicago.

425 Gates Hall
Dept of Computer Science
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-5169

OH: By appointment
Scheduler link

Research highlights

Optimizing stellarators

Advancing magnetic confinement fusion through optimization and hidden symmetries.

Spectral network analysis

Fast spectral tools for graph structure.

Nonlinear eigenvalue bounds

Generalizing classic eigenvalue localization results (e.g. Gershgorin).

Parallel surrogate optimization

Asynchronous parallel algorithms for finding minima fast by fitting functions to surrogate models.

More projects »

CU Scientific Software Club

Cornell University Scientific SW

Building a community of practice for scientific computing at Cornell.

Numerical Methods for Data Science

During the weeks of April 15, 22, and 30, I will be giving a series of six lectures on Numerical Methods for Data Science at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Upcoming travels

2019-05-02: Visit to Virginia Tech

2019-05-03: Visit to William and Mary

2019-05-20: Teaching Numerical Methods for Data Science at SJTU

2019-07-08: Meeting of the International Linear Algebra Society (ILAS 2019)

2019-07-15: International Conference on Industrial and Applied Math (ICIAM 2019)