Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

251 Mercer St., Office 530

New York, NY 10012

Update: I am now a full research staff scientist in the Mathematical ProgrammingGroup at IBM Watson Research.

Education

- B.S.E (with honors), Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania, 2004
- M.S., Mathematics, New York University, 2006
- Advisor: Michael Overton
- Thesis Title: HIFOO1.5: Structured control of linear systems with a non-trivial feedthrough
- Hifoo 1.5 Software
- Ph.D., Computer Science, New York University, 2006-present
- Advisor: Michael Overton

Optimization theory and applications to control theory (see HIFOO), Computational Mathematics, Numerical Linear (and Nonlinear) Algebra, Optical Design

Publications and Presentations

NYU Thesis Latex Document Class

HIFOO 1.5

Optimization reading group

Fundamental Algorithms, Summer 2007

Basic Algorithms, Fall 2007

Barnaby and Watson

StationaryPoint.com: My stationary point in cyberspace

SolidBlackSquare: My journal