Eric M. Radke, Ph.D.

Assistant Adjunct Professor, Mathematics, UCLA

Office: Math Sciences 5230

Resume / CV

Past Courses Taught 

Teaching Evaluations



M.A., Applied Mathematics, UCLA, January 2006

B.S., Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University, May 2004



September 2005 - Present: UCLA VLSI Multiscale Placement Group; Advisors: Tony F. Chan, UCLA Math & CS Dept. Prof., and President, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; and Jason Cong, UCLA CS Dept. Prof. and Director, Center for Domain-Specific Computing.


        T. F. Chan, J. Cong, and E. M. Radke, "Convergent Net Weighting Schemes in Hypergraph-based Optimization."  UCLA Computational and Applied Math Reports, 2011. (Primary author)

        T. F. Chan, J. Cong, and E. M. Radke, "A Rigorous Framework for Convergent Net Weighting Schemes in Timing-Driven Placement." Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, San Jose, CA, November 2009.  (Primary author and conference speaker)

        J. Cong, G. Luo, and E. M. Radke, "Highly Efficient Gradient Computation for Density-Constrained Analytical Placement,"   IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Volume 27, Number 12, pp. 2133-2144, December 2008.

        Articles:  Science Daily   ZDNet

June - August 2005: UCLA/Raytheon UAV Path Planning Project; Advisor: Andrea Bertozzi, UCLA Math Dept. Prof. and Director of Applied Math.

May - August 2004: NASA Glenn LERCIP:  Traveling Wave Tube Design Project, 

        NASA Glenn Communications Division: Electron and Optical Devices Branch; Advisor: Karl Vaden.

        E. M. Radke, "Modified Discrete-State Simulated Annealing and Simulated Tempering in TWTA Ideal Collector Design."  Tech. Report, 2004.

        Performance Evaluation

June - August 2003: NSF VIGRE REU: Geometric Group Theory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Advisor: Kim Whittlesey .

May - June 2003: NSF VIGRE REU: Elliptic Curves, University of Utah ; Advisor: Aaron Bertram .