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Li Wang

Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics
University of Texas at Arlington

Office: PKH 438
Email: li.wang@uta.edu

Office Hours:
       MATH 2326-002 TuTh 10:00am-11:30pm

Academic Appointment

9/17-present Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, USA
9/15-8/17 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

Education

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

8/2017-12/2017 MATH 2326, Calculus III, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
1/2017-5/2017 MATH 310, Applied Linear Algebra, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
8/2016-12/2016 STAT 471, Linear and Nonlinear Programming, University of Illinois at Chicago, 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, Structure Learning.

Selected Publications


Selected Activities

Presentations:
05/2017:  SIAM on Optimization Conference 2017, talk, Vancouver, BC, Canada
01/2017:  Joint Mathematics Meeting 2017, Atlanta, talk, USA
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
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering
2017-present: Linear and Multilinear Algebra
2017-present: Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization
2015-present:  Journal of Applied Analysis and Computation
2015-present:  Journal of the Operational Research Society
2016-present:  Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications
2015:  Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
2016:  Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
2017:  Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
2015:  AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence
2016:  AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence
2017:  AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence
2016:  AISTATS Conference
2017:  IJCAI Conference
2017:  ACML Conference

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