Qiqi Wang

Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics


Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Room 33-412a
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 253-0921

Academic Degrees

Ph.D., 2009, Stanford University (Computational and Mathematical Engineering, minor: Aero Astro) M.S., 2008, Stanford University (Computational and Mathematical Engineering) B.S. 2004, University of Science and Technology of China (Mathematics and Applied Mathematics)

Honors and Awards

Grand Prize, Stanford Computer Graphics Rendering Competition, 2007; SIAM Award for Academic Excellence, 2005; Meritorious Award for Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2003

Society Memberships

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

Positions Held at MIT

Assistant Professor, 2009-present

Positions Held outside MIT

Quantitative Analyst, Two Sigma Investments, April 2009 - August 2009; Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University, January 2009 - April 2009

Specialization and Research Interests

Engineering design of chaotic dynamical systems, unsteady aerodynamics and turbulence, numerical methods for exascale computation, design optimization of uncertainty.

Teaching Interests

Fluid dynamics, numerical analysis, probabilistic methods