Prof Maravelias Christos T. Maravelias

Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor
Paul A. Elfers Professor

Contact Information:
2004 Engineering Hall 1415 Engineering Drive Madison, WI 53706-1691
Tel: 608-265-9026
Fax: 608-262-5434

Diploma (1996), National Technical University of Athens, Greece
MSc (Operational Research, 1997), London School of Economics, UK
PhD (2004), Carnegie Mellon University


The goal of research in Christos Maravelias’s lab is to develop theory, models and algorithms for the solution of problems in the general area of Process Systems Engineering (PSE). Current projects include: (a) chemical production planning and scheduling; (b) supply chain management; (c) chemical process synthesis; (d) renewable fuel technology development and assessment, with special emphasis on biomass-to-fuels/chemicals and solar fuel technologies; and (e) computational methods for novel material discovery.


Downtown Madison and UW campus
Downtown Madison and UW campus (UW-Madison University Communications; photo by Jeff Miller)