George Biros

Professor, Mechanical Engineering
George Biros is professor of mechanical engineering, leader of the ICES Parallel Algorithms for Data Analysis and Simulation Group, and holder of the W. A. "Tex" Moncrief, Jr. Endowment in Simulation-Based Engineering and Sciences Chair No. 2. He earned his Ph.D. in Computational Science and Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and held a post-doctoral appointment at NYU’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.


Research Interests: 
  • Parallel algorithms
  • Numerical algorithms for integral and differential equations
  • Inverse problems, data assimilation
  • Computational statistics
  • Biological complex fluids
  • Blood rheology
  • Soft tissue and cardiovascular mechanics
  • Medical image analysis
Research Labs & Affiliations: 

ICES Parallel Algorithms for Data Analysis and Simulation Group

Select Publications

Klaudius Scheufele, Andreas Mang, Amir Gholami, Christos Davatzikos, George Biros, Miriam Mehl. April 15, 2019. Coupling brain-tumor biophysical models and diffeomorphic image registration. North-Holland.
Gokberk Kabacaoglu, George Biros. March 13, 2019. Machine learning acceleration of simulations of Stokesian suspensions.
Amir Gholami, Kurt Keutzer, George Biros. February 17, 2019. Unconditionally Accurate Memory-Efficient Gradients for Neural ODEs.
Carlos Borges, George Biros. January 26, 2019. A domain decomposition preconditioning for the integral equation formulation of the inverse scattering problem.
Gökberk Kabacaoğlu, George Biros. January 2019. Sorting same-size red blood cells in deep deterministic lateral displacement devices. Cambridge University Press.

Awards & Honors

2013 - Hans Fischer Junior Fellow
2010 - Gordon Bell Prize
2010 - Hesburgh Award Teaching Fellow
2009 - Best Technical Paper Finalist
2006, 2008 - J. Tinsley Oden Faculty Fellowship
2005 - Early Career Young Investigator Award
2003 - Gordon Bell Prize for Special Achievement
2002 - Best Technical Paper
1995 - Fulbright Foundation Award