Murat A. Erdogdu

University of Toronto
· Department of Computer Science
· Department of Statistical Sciences
Vector Institute
Contact
Pratt 286b, 6 Kingâ€™s College Rd.
Toronto, ON M5S 3G4
erdogdu at cs.toronto dot edu

I am an assistant professor at the University of Toronto in departments of Computer Science and Statistical Sciences. I am a faculty member of the Machine Learning Group and the Vector Institute, and a CIFAR Chair in Artificial Intelligence.
Before, I was a postdoctoral researcher at
Microsoft Research  New England.
I did my Ph.D. at
Department of Statistics at Stanford University
where I was jointly advised by Mohsen Bayati and Andrea Montanari.
I have an M.S. degree in Computer Science from Stanford,
and B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics,
both from Bogazici University.
Research Interests
Machine Learning: Theory for learning and sampling algorithms
Optimization: Nonconvex, convex algorithms for machine learning
Statistics: Highdimensional data analysis, regularization and shrinkage
Some Recent Papers
