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

Curriculum Vitae

I have one opening for PhD student and one opening for postdoc. Please email me if you are interested.

Research Interests

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

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

  • Computing: asynchronous parallel computing

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