Assistant Professor

Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
USC Machine Learning Center
Center for Systems and Control (CSC@USC)
ODDS Research Group

Email: razaviya @ usc . edu
Office: OHE 310G

I am looking for motivated graduate students and postdocs. Please email me if you are interested.

Biography

I am an assistant professor at the department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California. Prior to joining USC, I was a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University working with Professor David Tse. I received my PhD in Electrical Engineering with minor in Computer Science at the University of Minnesota under the supervision of Professor Tom Luo. I obtained my MS degree in Mathematics under the supervision of Professor Gennady Lyubeznik and Professor Tom Luo.

Research Interests

I am passionate about the design and study of efficient large scale data analysis algorithms for machine learning tools and models.

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Awards

  • Finalist of the Best Paper Prize for Young Researcher in Continuous Optimization, ICCOPT 2016
  • Signal Processing Society Young Author Best Paper Award, December 2014
  • Finalist of the Best Paper Prize for Young Researcher in Continuous Optimization, ICCOPT 2013