I am an Associate Professor (=Reader) of Optimization at the University of Edinburgh. My research interests are in all areas of data science that intersect with optimization, including algorithms, machine learning, statistics, operations research, mathematics and high performance computing.

Education & Past Appointments

Associate Professor (=Reader), School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, 2016-
Visiting Assistant Professor, Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, UC Berkeley, 2013
Assistant Professor (=Lecturer), School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, 2009-2016
Postdoctoral Fellow, CORE, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 2007–2009, host: Yurii Nesterov
PhD, Operations Research, Cornell University, 2002–2007, advisor: Mike Todd
MS, Operations Research, Cornell University, 2006
Mgr, Mathematics, Comenius University, Faculty of Math, Physics & Informatics, 2001 (Summa Cum Laude)
Bc, Management, Comenius University, Faculty of Management, 2000 (Summa Cum Laude)
Bc, Mathematics, Comenius University, Faculty of Math, Physics & Informatics, 2000 (Summa Cum Laude)

Service

Associate Editor, Optimization (Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics), 2014-present
Steering Committee, Center for Doctoral Training in Data Science, University of Edinburgh, 2014-present
Member, EPSRC Peer Review College, 2013-present
Steering Committee, Centre for Numerical Algorithms and Intelligent Software, 2012-2014
Faculty Advisor, SIAM Edinburgh Student Chapter, 2011-present

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