Laurent Demanet

Principal Investigator

Laurent Demanet

Laurent Demanet is Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics, Class of 1954 Career Development Chair, in the Department of Mathematics at MIT. He is also a member of MIT's Earth Resources Laboratory.

Previously, he held a postdoctoral position called "Szego assistant professor" in the Department of Mathematics at Stanford. He obtained his Ph.D. in 2006 under Emmanuel Candes, in Applied and Computational Mathematics at Caltech. He completed his undergraduate studies in mathematical engineering and theoretical physics at Universite de Louvain, Belgium.

He is the recipient of a Sloan research fellowship, a CAREER award from NSF, and a Young Investigator award from AFOSR. His research interests include applied analysis, scientific computing, inverse problems, and wave propagation.

Contact Information


Telephone: 617-324-2614

Office: 2-247 (new!)

Postal Address:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Building 2, Room 247
Cambridge, MA 02139