Postdoctoral Scholar

PhD Students

Yingcong Li (2020-)    
Focus: Representation learning
Yahya Sattar (2018-)    
Focus: Learning & Control
Mingchen Li (2018-)
Focus: Optimization algos

Xuechen Zhang (2020-)   
Focus: Heterogeneous data
co-advised with Jiasi
Xiangyu Chang (2020-)    
Focus: Federated learning
co-advised with Amit
Emrullah Ildiz (2022-)
Focus: High-dimensional stats

Undergraduate students

Master's Alumni

  • Mohammad Shahneh (Graduated with MS project in 2021)

  • Yao-Chun Chan (Graduated with MS project in 2018, now at Google)

  • Yinglun Li   (Graduated with MS project in 2018, now UCR PhD Student)

  • Yuan Zhao    (MS student, Graduated 2020 with MS thesis)

  • Wei-He Luo   (MS student, Graduated 2021)

Prospective Students

We are actively looking for students who are interested in

  • machine learning and data science (with a focus on algorithms and theory)

  • applied math and statistics

Typical conference venues: ICML, NeurIPS, AAAI, COLT.
Typical journal venues: TIT, TSP, JMLR, SIOPT.

Please contact Samet with a CV and transcript!