Address & Contact Information

Center for Modeling Optimization and Computational Analysis (MOCA)
Department of Mathematical SciencesRensselaer Polytechnic Institute
301 Amos Eaton, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180

Phone: 518-276-6345
Fax: 518-276-4824

MOCA Seminar Room: Amos Eaton Room 436

Center Contacts

Mark Holmes, Center Director
322 Amos Eaton

Donald Schwendeman, Department Head
306 Amos Eaton

Lucieli Trivizoli, Instructional Support Coordinator
301 Amos Eaton 
Mathematical Sciences Department 

Mary Foti, Student Services Coordinator 
301 Amos Eaton 
Mathematical Sciences Department 


You can park in the Public Safety & Parking Access Offices’ parking lot located just past the pedestrian bridge, on your left. Campus parking permits are available for purchase at the Public Safety & Parking Access Office.  Metered parking is also available on 15th Street and in the Academy Hall lot on the corner of 15th Street and College Avenue. View parking and campus map.


Directions to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
555 East St, Rensselaer, NY 12144
From Amtrak station: Capitaland Taxi has taxis available outside the station. For more information or to arrange a ride, visit the taxi stand inside the station across from the Hudson News shop, or go to the taxi stand outside the station. The trip between Amtrak station and RPI will take about 20 minutes and will cost ~$30.

Albany International Airport
737 Albany-Shaker Road, Albany, NY 12211
From Albany International Airport: Capitaland Taxi operates a taxi stand inside the airport across from baggage claim. The trip from the Albany airport to RPI will take about 20 mins and will cost ~$30.

Capitaland Taxi: 518-426-1405
Black & White Taxi : 518-272-8248