Renbo Zhao


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

M.Sc. Candidate (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 large-scale optimization methods and information theory, as well as their applications in signal processing and machine learning. Specific interests include

  • stochastic optimization

  • nonlinear programming

  • online matrix factorization

  • optimization over networks

  • crowdsourcing mechanisms and algorithms


Professional Experiences

Professional Services

Reviewer for

  • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing

  • IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

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

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

Selected Awards

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

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

  • ST Electronics Prize (to the top student(s) in the second-year EE Students), Jun. 2013