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Martin J. Wainwright

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Chancellor's Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
Department of Statistics
University of California at Berkeley



Contact information

EECS information:

263 Cory Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone: (510) 643-1978
Fax: (510) 643-7846
Email: x@y with x=wainwrig y=eecs.berkeley.edu
Statistics information:

421 Evans Hall #3860
Berkeley, CA 94720-3860
Phone: (510)-643-1975
Fax: (510) 642-7892
Email: x@y with x=wainwrig y=stat.berkeley.edu


Research affiliations and useful links

  • BLISS: Berkeley Laboratory for Information and System Sciences

  • BAIR: Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Lab



    Some seminars and reading groups

    Upcoming seminars in the Department of Statistics.
    Signal Processing, Networking and Communication Seminar in the Department of EECS.

    Books

  • M. J. Wainwright (2019) High-dimensional statistics: A non-asymptotic viewpoint. Cambridge University Press.
    Link to Cambridge University Press website
    Link to Amazon

  • T. Hastie, R. Tibshirani and M. J. Wainwright (2015). Statistical Learning with Sparsity: the Lasso and Generalizations. Chapman and Hall/CRC Press, Series in Statistics and Applied Probability.

  • M. J. Wainwright and M. I. Jordan (2008). Graphical models, exponential families, and variational inference. Foundations and Trends in Machine Learning, Vol. 1, Numbers 1--2, pp. 1--305, December 2008.

    Publications


    Current group members

    Graduate students

  • Joe Borja
  • Jianbo Chen
  • Raaz Dwivedi
  • Billy Fang
  • Koulik Khamaru
  • Wenlong Mou
  • Ashwin Pananjady

    Postdoctoral researchers

  • Nhat Ho

    Alumni

  • Alekh Agarwal Senior Research Scientist, Microsoft Research, Redmond.
  • Arash Amini Assistant Professor, Dept. of Statistics, UCLA
  • Sivaraman Balakrishnan, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Statistics, CMU
  • Joseph Bradley Databricks
  • Yudong Chen, Assistant Professor, ORIE, Cornell University
  • Alexandros D.G. Dimakis Associate Professor, Department of ECE, UT Austin
  • John Duchi, Assistant Professor, Departments of Statistics and EE, Stanford University
  • Pamela Lee, Associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
  • Po-Ling Loh, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Univ. Wisconsin, Madison.
  • Matt Johnson, Senior Research Scientist, Google Brain
  • Johannes Lederer, Assistant Professor, University of Washington
  • Sahand Negahban Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Yale University.
  • XuanLong Nguyen Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Univ. Michigan
  • Nima Noorshams, Senior Data Scientist, C3 IoT
  • Jonas Peters Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen
  • Mert Pilanci, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Aaditya Ramdas, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, CMU
  • Garvesh Raskutti Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Univ. Wisconsin-Madison
  • Pradeep Ravikumar Associate Professor, Machine Learning Department, CMU
  • Prasad Santhanam Assistant Professor, Department of ECE, University of Hawaii
  • Nihar Shah Assistant Professor, Machine Learning Department, CMU
  • Mahdi Soltanolkotabi, Assistant Professor, Department of EE, University of Southern California
  • Yuting Wei Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, CMU
  • Fanny Yang Assistant Professor, Computer Science, ETH Zurich
  • Sameer Vermani, Engineer, Qualcomm
  • Yun Yang, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Yuchen Zhang, Postdoc, Stanford University
    Last updated 01/2019