Renbo Zhao


Research Engineer,
Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management (ISEM),
National University of Singapore (NUS)

M.Sc. Candidate (part-time, by research),
Department of Mathematics (Math),
National University of Singapore (NUS)

Communications & Networks Laboratory,
Blk E4 #06-12, Engineering Drive 3,
NUS, Singapore, 117576

Email: elezren AT nus DOT edu DOT sg

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Research Interests

My research interests include optimization and information theory, as well as their applications in machine learning and signal processing. Specific interests include

  • stochastic optimization and nonlinear programming

  • online and reinforcement learning

  • optimization under uncertainty

  • fundamental limits of learning and optimization


Professional Experiences

Professional Services

Reviewer for

  • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing

  • IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing

  • IEEE Signal Processing Letters

  • IEEE International Symposium on Information Thoery (ISIT) 2016, 2017

  • IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) 2017, 2018

Selected Awards

  • SM2 Undergraduate Scholarship, Singapore Ministry of Education, Aug. 2011 - May 2015

  • ST Electronics Prize, to the top sophomore student in EE, Jun. 2013

  • Undergraduate Research Merit Awards, Faculty of Engineering, Jul. 2014 and Jul. 2015

  • Student Travel Award, 20th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, Apr. 2017

  • Student Travel Award, 33rd Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI), Sydney, Australia, Aug. 2017