YUAN Yancheng

    Assistant Professor

    Department of Applied Mathematics;

    Affiliated Faculty Member at Research Center of Textiles for Future Fashion,

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

    Email: yancheng.yuan@polyu.edu.hkyanchengyuanmath@gmail.com 


Ph.D. in Mathematics (2020), National University of Singapore. 

Supervisor: Prof. Toh Kim-Chuan 

Bachelor in Computational Mathematics (2015), University of Science and Technology of China. 

Supervisor: Prof. Zhang Juyong

Research Interests 


Ph.D. Students: I am particularly interested in students who have a solid mathematical foundation and are willing to work hard on challenging problems including real-world applications in optimization and data science.  English requirement for Ph.D. students (with or without a master degree): at least IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 90. You may also want to know about the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme.

Research Assistants/Associates/Fellows/Postdoctoral Fellows (multiple positions are available): working on various projects about Deep Learning, Convex and Non-Convex Optimization, Optimal Transport, Software Development, and others. Priority will be given to those who have some computational experience.

Our group will work closely with several world-leading researchers in optimization, data science, and machine learning.

If you are interested in the above positions, please drop me an email.


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