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Dr. Xie, Yue

Dr. Xie, Yue

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, HKU

BS, Tsinghua University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

  • 3917 5793
  • 2559 2225
  • Room 403, Run Run Shaw Building, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

Current Research

  • Complexity of algorithms for solving nonconvex optimization problems.

  • Operator splitting methods and methods of multipliers.

  • Computational optimal transportation.

  • Dimension-free first-order methods for high-dimensional stochastic optimization.

  • Algorithms and complexity for robust statistics.


Research Interest

  • Optimization, Operations research, Machine learning



  1. Postdoctoral Associate: University of Wisconsin-Madison 2018-2021
  2. Marcus Fellowship; Penn State University, 2014
  3. Marcus Fellowship; Penn State University, 2013


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Further information

Dr. Y. Xie is a Research assistant professor in Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science and Department of Mathematics at The University of Hong Kong. He was recruited under HKU-100 Global Recruitment Campaign.