Vice Provost Research
Affiliated Department or Office
Mathematical Sciences
BS/MS University of Bucharest, Romania 1982
PhD Institute of Mathematics, Romania 1989
Expert Bio

As a professor of mathematical sciences and widely published researcher, Bogdan Vernescu areas of expertise include composite materials, porous media, smart materials, applied mathematics and mathematical modeling.
As Vice Provost of Research, Vernescu is responsible for the overall operations and non-financial services that support the research enterprise at WPI, including the Office of Sponsored Programs, Office of Technology Transfer, and the Life Sciences and Bioengineering Center. Vernescu provides the vision and leadership to enhance faculty research efforts and increase WPI's externally sponsored funding.

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Army partnership links worldwide scientific community

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Defense Visual Information Distribution Service explained how researchers at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory collaborate with academic partners at WPI and other institutions in the Northeast. Bogdan Vernescu, WPI's vice provost for research, is quoted in the piece talking about each of the universities collaborating to meet the Army’s needs.

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