Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Wilhelm, M.E., Wang, C., and M.D. Stuber. Convex and Concave Relaxations of Artificial Neural Network Activation Functions. Journal of Global Optimization. (2022) DOI: 10.1007/s10898-022-01228-x
  2. Wang, C., Degnan-Morgenstern, S., Martin, J.D., and M.D. Stuber. Optimal Therapy Design With Tumor Microenvironment Normalization. AIChE Journal. e17747 (2022) DOI: 10.1002/aic.17747
  3. Wang, C., Wilhelm, M.E., and M.D. Stuber. Semi-Infinite Optimization with Hybrid Models. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 61, 5239-5254 (2022). DOI: 10.1021/acs.iecr.2c00113
  4. Wang, T., Wang, C., Xu, Z., Cui, C., Wang, X., Demitrack, Z., Dai, Z., Bagtzoglou, A., Stuber, M.D., and B. Li. Precise Control of Water and Wastewater Treatment Systems With Non-Ideal heterogeneous Mixing Models and High-Fidelity Sensing. Chemical Engineering Journal. 430(3):132819 (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2021.132819
  5. Cetegen, S.A. and M.D. Stuber. Optimal Design of Controlled Environment Agricultural Systems Under Market Uncertainty. Computers & Chemical Engineering. 149:107285 (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2021.107285
  6. Wilhelm, M.E. and M.D. Stuber. EAGO.jl: Easy Advanced Global Optimization in Julia. Optimization Methods & Software. (2020). DOI: 10.1080/10556788.2020.1786566
  7. Wilhelm, M.E., Le, A.V., and M.D. Stuber. Global Optimization of Stiff Dynamical Systems. AIChE Journal. 65(12):e16836 (2019). DOI: 10.1002/aic.16836
  8. Xu, Z., Dehkordy, F.M., Li, Y., Fan, Y., Wang, T., Huang, Y., Zhou, W., Dong, Q., Lei, Y., Stuber, M.D., Bagtzoglou, A., and B. Li. High-fidelity Profiling and Modeling of Heterogeneity in Wastewater Systems using Milli-electrode Array (MEA): Toward High-Efficiency and Energy-Saving Operation. Water Research. 165, 114971 (2019). DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2019.114971
  9. Martin, J. D., Panagi, M., Wang, C., Khan, T. T., Martin, M. R., Voutouri, C., Toh, K., Papageorgis, P., Mpekris, F., Polydorou, C., Ishii, G., Takahashi, S., Gotohda, N., Suzuki, T., Wilhelm, M. E., Melo, V. A., Quader, S., Norimatsu, J., Lanning, R. M., Kojima, M., Stuber, M. D., Stylianopoulos, T., Kataoka, K., and Cabral, H. Dexamethasone Increases Cisplatin-Loaded Nanocarrier Delivery and Efficacy in Metastatic Breast Cancer by Normalizing the Tumor Microenvironment. ACS Nano. 13(6), 6396-6408 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b07865
  10. Hale, W. T., Wilhelm, M.E., Palmer, K.A., Stuber, M.D., and G.M. Bollas. Semi-Infinite Programming for Global Guarantees of Robust Fault Detection and Isolation in Safety-Critical Systems. Computers & Chemical Engineering. 126, 218-230 (2019). DOI: 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2019.04.007
  11. Stuber, M.D. A Differentiable Model for Optimizing Hybridization of Industrial Process Heat Systems with Concentrating Solar Thermal Power. Processes. 6(7), 76 (2018). DOI: 10.3390/pr6070076 
  12. Khan, K.A., Wilhelm, M., Stuber, M.D., Cao, H., Watson, H.A.J., and P.I. Barton.  Corrections to: Differentiable McCormick Relaxations. Journal of Global Optimization. (2018). DOI: 10.1007/s10898-017-0601-2
  13. Stuber, M.D. Optimal Design of Fossil-Solar Hybrid Thermal Desalination for Saline Agricultural Drainage Water Reuse. Renewable Energy. 89, 552-563 (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2015.12.025
  14. Stuber, M.D., and P.I. Barton. Semi-Infinite Optimization with Implicit Functions. I&EC Research. 54(1), 307—317 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/ie5029123
  15. Stuber, M.D., Sullivan, C., Kirk, S.A., Farrand, J.A., Schillaci, P.V., Fojtasek, B.D., and A.H. Mandell, Pilot Demonstration of Concentrated Solar-Powered Desalination of Subsurface Agricultural Drainage Water and Other Brackish Groundwater Sources. Desalination. 355, 189—196 (2015). DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2014.10.037
  16. Stuber, M.D., Scott, J.K., and P.I. Barton. Convex and Concave Relaxations of Implicit Functions. Optimization Methods and Software. 30(3), 424-460 (2015). DOI: 10.1080/10556788.2014.924514
  17. Stuber, M.D., Wechsung, A., Sundaramoorthy, A., and P.I. Barton. Worst-Case Design of Subsea Production Facilities Using Semi-Infinite Programming. AIChE Journal. 60(7), 2513—2524 (2014). DOI: 10.1002/aic.14447
  18. Scott, J.K., Stuber, M.D., and P.I. Barton. Generalized McCormick Relaxations. Journal of Global Optimization. 51(4), 596—606 (2011). DOI: 10.1007/s10898-011-9664-7
  19. Stuber, M.D. and P.I. Barton. Robust Simulation and Design Using Semi-Infinite Programs with Implicit Functions. Int. Journal of Reliability and Safety. 5(3/4), 378—397 (2011). DOI: 10.1504/IJRS.2011.041186
  20. Stuber, M.D., Kumar, V. and P.I. Barton. Nonsmooth Exclusion Test for Finding All Solutions of Nonlinear Equations. BIT Numerical Mathematics. 50(4), 885—917 (2010). DOI: 10.1007/s10543-010-0280-6

Theses and Reports

  1. Wilhelm, M.E. Global Optimization of Process Models with Embedded Simulations, UConn, PhD Thesis, Nov 7, 2022.
  2. Wang, C. Optimization and Control of Spatiotemporal Systems. UConn, PhD Thesis, May 5, 2022.
  3. Stuber, M.D. Evaluation of Process Systems Operating Envelopes. MIT, PhD Thesis, Nov 14, 2012. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1775.4409


  1. Stuber, M.D., Kazmer, G., Gupta, S., and Zinn, S., Milking Cows for Data – Not Just Dairy Products. The Conversation, Jul 6, 2018.