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Aleksandr Aravkin
                                                                                                

Contact


University of Washington
Department of Applied Mathematics
P.O. Box 353925
Lewis Hall, Office 317
saravkin at uw dot edu

Appointments

  • Current:
      • Washington Research Foundation Data Science Assistant Professor, Applied Math, University of Washington
      • Data Science Fellow of the University of Washington eScience Institute
      • Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics
      • Adjunct Professor, Department of Statistics
  • 2014 - '15  :  Adjunct Professor, Computer Science & IEOR at Columbia University 
  • 2013 - '15  :  Research Staff Member at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • 2010 - '12 :  Postdoctoral Fellow in Computer Science & Earth and Ocean Sciences at the University of British Columbia
  • 2007 - '09 :  Educational Associate at NASA Ames Research Center

Education

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics (Optimization), University of Washington, 2010

  • M.S. in Statistics, University of Washington, 2010

  • B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Washington, 2004

Research Interests

  • Convex and Variational Analysis
  • Machine learning
  • Robust statistics and nonconvex optimization
  • Large-scale inverse problems
  • Kalman filtering and smoothing