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David E. Bernal Neira

Carnegie Mellon University
Chemical Engineering
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Assistant Professor at the Davidson School of Chemical Engineering at Purdue University working on the intersection of Process and Energy Systems Engineering and Quantum Computing.


Optimization; Quantum Chemistry; Benchmarking; Systems Engineering

Most Cited Publications

A review and comparison of solvers for convex MINLP J Kronqvist, DE Bernal, A Lundell, IE Grossmann Optimization and Engineering 20, 397-455 242 2019 (Almost) Dark Galaxies in the ALFALFA Survey: Isolated H i-bearing Ultra-diffuse Galaxies L Leisman, MP Haynes, S Janowiecki, G Hallenbeck, G Józsa, ... The Astrophysical Journal 842 (2), 133 170 2017 Formulating and solving routing problems on quantum computers S Harwood, C Gambella, D Trenev, A Simonetto, D Bernal, D Greenberg IEEE Transactions on Quantum Engineering 2, 1-17 43 2021 Improving the performance of DICOPT in convex MINLP problems using a feasibility pump DE Bernal, S Vigerske, F Trespalacios, IE Grossmann Optimization Methods and Software 35 (1), 171-190 30 2019 Improved quadratic cuts for convex mixed-integer nonlinear programs L Su, L Tang, DE Bernal, IE Grossmann Computers & Chemical Engineering 109, 77-95 28 2018

Recent Publications

Modeling for integrated refinery planning with crude-oil scheduling L Su, DE Bernal, IE Grossmann, L Tang Chemical Engineering Research and Design 192, 141-157 2 2023 Optimization Applications as Quantum Performance Benchmarks T Lubinski, C Coffrin, C McGeoch, P Sathe, J Apanavicius, DEB Neira arXiv preprint arXiv:2302.02278 1 2023 Alternative regularizations for Outer-Approximation algorithms for convex MINLP DE Bernal, Z Peng, J Kronqvist, IE Grossmann Journal of Global Optimization 84 (4), 807-842 2022 Copositive programming for mixed-binary quadratic optimization via Ising solvers R Brown, DEB Neira, D Venturelli, M Pavone arXiv preprint arXiv:2207.13630 1 2022 Perspectives of quantum computing for chemical engineering DE Bernal, A Ajagekar, SM Harwood, ST Stober, D Trenev, F You AIChE Journal 68 (6), e17651 9 2022