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Professor YUAN, Xiaoming

Professor YUAN, Xiaoming

Professor, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, HKU

B.Sc., M.Phil., Nanjing U; Ph.D., City U

  • 2859 2250
  • 2559 2225
  • Room 410, Run Run Shaw Building, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

Teaching Areas

  • Optimization
  • Operations Research
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Numerical Analysis


Current Research

  • First-order methods for large-scale convex optimization problems
  • Fast solvers and theoretical analysis for optimization problems in data science
  • Numerical methods for scientific computing problems



  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Pacific Institute of Mathematical Sciences in Canada, 2006


Research Interest

  • Numerical Optimization
  • Scientific Computing
  • Data Science
  • Operations Research


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Awards and Honors

2018   Inaugural member, The Young Academy of Sciences of Hong Kong

2018   Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher

2017   Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher