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Li Wang

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA

Office: SEO 726
Phone: (312)-996-3041 (main office)
Email: liwang8@uic.edu

Office Hours:
      MATH 125 MWF 11:00am-12:00pm; STAT 471 MWF 10:00am-11:00am

Education

9/15- Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA
1/15-8/15 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
9/14-12/14 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Brown University / ICERM, RI, USA
9/09-5/14 Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
8/06-6/09 M. S. in Mathematics, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Shannxi, China
9/02-6/06 B. S. in Mathematics, China University of Mining and Technology, Jiangsu, China

Teaching

8/2016-12/2016 STAT 471, Linear and Nonlinear Programming (Course Web), UIC, USA
8/2016-12/2016 MATH 125, Elementary Linear Algebra, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
1/2016-5/2016 MATH 210, Calculus III, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
9/2015-12/2015 MATH 125, Elementary Linear Algebra, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
9/2015-12/2015 MATH 210, Calculus III, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
1/2015-4/2015 MATH 102, Calculus, University of Victoria, Canada

Research Interests

Polynomial Optimization, Semi-definite Programming, Bilevel Optimization, Semi-Infinite Programming, Low Rank Tensor Approximation, Big Data, Dimensionality Reduction, Machine Learning.

Selected Publications


Activities

Presentations:
01/2016:  : IMA workshop, Minneapolis, Minnesota, poster, USA
12/2015:  DongHua University, Shanghai, talk, China
12/2015:  Huanan Technology University, Guangzhou, talk, China
9/2014:  ICERM, Brown University, talk, Providence, Rhode Island
7/2014:  National Institute of Mathematical Science, talk, Daejeon, South Korea
8/2012:  SIAM Annual Meeting, talk, Minneapolis, Minnesota
9/2012:  Informs Annual Meeting, talk, Phoenix, Arizona
10/2013:  Informs Annual Meeting, talk, Minneapolis, Minnesota
5/2014:  SIAM on Optimization, talk, San Diego, California
8/2012:  SIAM Annual Meeting, poster, Minnesota, USA
5/2014:  SIAM Annual Meeting on Optimization, poster, San Diego, USA
Peer Reviewing:
2010-present:  Computational Optimization and Applications
2010-present:  Optimization Letters
2014-present:  IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems
2015-present:  Journal of Applied Analysis and Computation
2015-present:  Journal of the Operational Research Society
2015:  Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
2016:  Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
2015:  AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence
2016:  AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence

Visiting Experience

7/2014-8/2014   National Institute of Mathematical Science, Daejeon, South Korea
9/2010-12/2010   Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
7/2010-8/2010   Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Berkeley
4/2009-8/2009   School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore