Electrical and Computer Engineering
Wireless Networking and Communications Group
University of Texas, Austin
lastname “at” mail “dot” utexas “dot” edu
06/2013 My second PhD student, Siddhartha Banerjee successfully defends his thesis, and lands a postdoc in Stanford; congrats Sid !
06/2013 New preprints: Phase Retrieval using Alternating Minimization, and Coherent Matrix Completion.
02/2013 New paper: Low-rank Matrix Completion using Alternating Minimization, accepted to Symposium on Theory of Computing, 2013.
02/2013 New paper: Online Load Balancing Under Graph Constraints, accepted to Sigmetrics 2013.
01/2013 Announcing: Simons postdoctoral fellowships at UT Austin. A new multi-year program for postdocs doing research in the mathematics of information (broadly defined). Do apply !
10/2012 NIPS 2012 paper: Clustering sparse graphs
09/2012 Allerton 2012 papers:
Online load balancing and correlated randomness
Greedy learning of graphical models with small girth
05/2012 First PhD student Ali Jalali graduates. Congrats Ali !
05/2012 Co-teaching, with Constantine Caramanis, a new two-class sequence on Large-scale Optimization and Learning in Fall 2012, Spring 2013.
04/2012 New paper: Learning Markov Graphs unto Edit Distance to appear in ISIT 2012.
04/2012 New paper: Learning the Dependence Graph of Time Series with Latent Factors to appear in ICML 2012.
04/2012 New paper: Learning the Graph of Epidemic Cascades to appear in SIGMETRICS 2012.
01/2012 New paper: On the Effect of Channel
Fading on Greedy Scheduling to appear in INFOCOM 2012.