Egon Balas

University Professor of Industrial Administration and Applied Mathematics, The Thomas Lord University Professor of Operations Research

June 7, 1922 – March 18, 2019

We pay tribute to University Professor Egon Balas, a remarkable scholar, author, friend, and a pioneer in integer and disjunctive programming, who will always be remembered for his courage fighting oppression and as one of the world’s foremost experts in mathematical optimization.


To make a gift in memory of Professor Balas, contact Jake Strang, Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement.