I study the automation of the learning mechanism and its efficient algorithmic implementation. This study centers in the field of machine learning and touches upon mathematical optimization, game theory, statistics and computational complexity.
For more details see my bio and CV page.

Group webpage & blog

Office hours: Mon and Wed, 10:30-11:00 CS 409

Graduate text: link to more info and downloadable softcopy in pdf format (+ paperback option).

NEW: lecture notes on optimization for machine learning.

Tutorial given at the Simons Institute, Berkeley: