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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:
       TuTh 3:00pm-5:00pm

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

8/2018-12/2018 DATA 1301, Introduction of Data Science, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
8/2018-12/2018 MATH 6311, Optimization on Big Data, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
1/2018-5/2018 MATH 3314, Discrete Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
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:
04/2019:  Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Research Symposium 2019
12/2018:  International Conference on Polynomial and Tensor Optimization (ICPTO 2018), Xiangtan, Hunan, China
12/2018:  2018 Applied Mathematics Annual Meeting of The International Consortium of Chinese Mathematicians (ICCM), Nanjing, China
07/2018:  SIAM Annual Meeting 2018, talk, Portland, Oregan, USA
05/2018:  IISA 2018, University of Florida, talk, Florida, USA
04/2018:  University of Texas at Arlington, MAA, seminar talk, Arlington, TX, USA
03/2018:  University of Texas at Dallas, Department of Mathematics, seminar talk, Dallas, TX, USA
02/2018:  32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-18), talk, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
02/2018:  UCSD, data science seminar talk, San Diego, CA, USA
02/2018:  University of Texas at Arlington, Industrial Engineering, seminar talk, Arlington, TX, USA
01/2018:  Baptist University, Seminar talk, HongKong, China
01/2018:  South China University of Technology, Seminar talk, Guangzhou, China
01/2018:  Shanghai Jiaotong University, Seminar talk, Shanghai, China
01/2018:  Tongji University, Seminar talk, Shanghai, China
01/2018:  Donghua University, Seminar talk, Shanghai, China
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
2018-present:  IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering
2017-present:  IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
2018-present:  IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
2018-present:  IEEE Signal Processing Letters
2018-present:  Applied Mathematics and Computation
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
Conference: Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) (2015,2016,2017,2018)
Conference: AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (2015,2016,2017)
Conference: AISTATS Conference (2016,2017,2018)
Conference: IJCAI Conference (2017)
Conference: ACML Conference (2017,2018)
Conference: ICML Conference (2018)
Conference: ICLR (2018,2019)

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