Jie Wang

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Jie Wang
Second Year Ph.D. Student
H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering(ISyE)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Contact: Email, Github


Advisor: Professor Yao Xie

My research interest lies in optimization and statistics. Currently I am focusing on various machine learning problems with Optimal Transport.

I am very fortunate to learn how to do research from Professor Rui Gao, Professor Hongyuan Zha, Professor Shenghao Yang, Professor Yin Zhang, and Professor Xinyun Chen.


Reviewer for JSAIT, TSP, AISTATS.


  • Win the Best Performance Award for Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam in Statistics in 2021!

  • I am back to Atlanta and start my second-year Ph.D. study.

  • Due to visa restrictions, I will start the Ph.D. study online at the first year. Currently I am also a visiting student at SSE until August, 2021.

  • Obtained Bachelor's degree in Pure of Mathematics Major from CUHK(SZ) in June, 2020.