Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Deputy Director, AI-Edge Institute

Core Faculty, Translational Data Analytics Institute (TDAI)

The Ohio State University

Office: DL 606


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Multiple PhD (available in Fall 2024) and Postdoc Positions (available immediately)

Dr. Yingbin Liang 's lab will have multiple PhD positions (supported by research assistantship) starting in Fall 2024. Her lab also has postdoc positions available immediately. All positions are in the areas of Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Large-scale Optimization. Students and postdocs working with her will also be affiliated with the NSF AI Institute for Future Edge Networks and Distributed Intelligence (AI-EDGE) and will have opportunities to collaborate with the faculty in the institute. 

Short Biography

Dr. Yingbin Liang is currently a Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Ohio State University (OSU), and a core faculty of the Ohio State Translational Data Analytics Institute (TDAI).  She also serves as the Deputy Director of the AI-EDGE Institute at OSU. She received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005, and served on the faculty of University of Hawaii and Syracuse University before she joined OSU. Dr. Liang’s research interests include machine learning, optimization, statistical signal processing, information theory, and wireless communications. Dr. Liang received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award in 2009, and the State of Hawaii Governor Innovation Award in 2009. Her paper received EURASIP Best Paper Award in 2014. She is currently serving as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. She is an IEEE fellow.

Research Interests

My research spans over multiple disciplines including machine learning, large-scale optimization, information theory, and statistical signal processing, with the focused on the following directions:

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