Caroline Geiersbach



PhD, Department of Statistics and Operations Research
University of Vienna (2016 – 2020)
Thesis title: Stochastic Approximation for PDE-Constrained Optimization under Uncertainty

Master's in Applied Mathematics (Dipl.-Ing.)
Vienna University of Technology (2014 – 2016)

Bachelor's in Technical Mathematics
Vienna University of Technology (2010 – 2014)

Academic Positions

Postdoctoral Researcher
Weierstrass Institute (2020 – present)

Research & Teaching Assistant
University of Vienna (2016 – 2020)

Teaching Assistant
Vienna University of Technology (2013 – 2016)

Other Activities

Member of Editorial Board
- Computational Optimization and Applications (2022 – present)
- Set-Valued and Variational Analysis (2023 - present)

Peer Reviewing
For journals Optimization, Operations Research Letters, SIAM Journal on Optimization, Computational Optimization and Applications

Conference Organization
- Co-organizer of WIAS Days 2023 (internal conference with Anieza Maltsi and Tejas Iyer)
- Local organizer for FBP 2021

Section/Minisymposium Organization
- Focus Session "Optimization under uncertainty" at EUCCO 2023 (with Aswin Kannan)
- Section S19 "Optimization of differential equations" at GAMM 2023 (with Olga Weiß)
- Minisymposium "Algorithms for stochastic optimization models beyond convexity" at DMV Annual Meeting 2020 (with Rüdiger Schultz)