Assistant Professor of Data Sciences and Operations and Computer Science
- Doctoral Degree, Stanford University
I am an assistant professor of Data Sciences and Operations in Marshall School of Business, Computer Science Department (courtesy), and a member of the Machine Learning Center. Previously, I was a postdoc in the Computer Science Department at UC Berkeley working with Michael Jordan, and also collaborated with Ben Recht. Before that, I was a PhD student in Computational Mathematical Engineering advised by Trevor Hastie and Jonathan Taylor. I received a BS in Mathematics from Duke University advised by Mauro Maggioni.
My research interests are broadly in
Statistics (Statistical Learning and High-dimensional Statistics)
My current focus is on foundations of deep learning and non-convex optimization.
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