Yangyang Xu


Yangyang Xu

Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180

Office: Amos Eaton 310
Phone: 518-276-6902
Email: xuy21@rpi.edu  OR  yangyangxu.rpi@gmail.com

  • Prospective graduate students: One graduate research assistant position is available. Please drop me an email if you are interested in our research.

Research Interests

  • Continuous optimization: stochastic programming, distributed optimization, tensor optimization,

  • Methods: stochastic approximation, first-order methods, block update methods, operator splitting

  • Computing: parallel and distributed computing

  • Applications: machine learning, signal processing, compressed sensing, data mining

Research partly supported by