Radu Ioan Bot is Professor for Applied Mathematics with Emphasis on Optimization at the Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Vienna and Member of the Research Platform \Data Science@Uni Vienna”. Currently, he is the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and the Speaker of the Vienna Graduate Doctoral School on Computational Optimization. He received a Diploma and a M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from the Babe s-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca, and a Ph.D. degree and the Habilitation in Mathematics from Chemnitz University of Technology. Radu Ioan Bot ’s research interests include nonsmooth analysis, numerical algorithms for convex and nonconvex optimization and minimax problems,
monotone operator theory, dynamical systems, and optimization methods for data science.
His research is funded by the Austrian Science Fund, the German Research Foundation, the Romanian National Research Council, the Australian Research Council, and by industrial partners. He is (co-) author of the books Duality in Vector Optimization and Conjugate Duality in Convex Optimization published by Springer. Radu Ioan Bot is member of the Editorial Board of the journals Applied Mathematics and Optimization, Fixed Point Theory and Algorithms for Sciences and Engineering, Numerical Functional Analysis and Optimization, Computational Optimization and Applications, Minimax Theory and its Applications, Optimization Methods and Software, Optimization Letters, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, and SIAM Journal on Optimization.