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2019

September 1, 2019 - New job!

I started my new job as a tenure-track assistant professor at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Concordia University, in Montréal.

I can see a portrait of the legendary Leonard Cohen from my new office.

June 24, 2019 - 19th Leslie Fox Prize

I was awarded a second prize at the finals of the 19th Leslie Fox Prize for Numerical Analysis in Glasgow (Scotland), where I presented the research behind "Correcting for unknown errors in sparse high-dimensional function approximation".

The first prize went to Yunan Yang (New York University). Daniel Fortunato (Harvard), Alexander James Bastounis (Cambridge), and Abdul-Lateef Haji-Ali (Heriot Watt) were also awarded a second prize.

Leslie Fox (1918 – 1992).

March 13, 2019 - PIMS Interview

I had the pleasure to be interviewed by Jimmy Friers from the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences. Read the interview!