# People

## Core faculty

#### Afonso S. Bandeira

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Center for Data Science.

#### Joan Bruna

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Center for Data Science and Mathematics (affiliated).

#### Carlos Fernandez-Granda

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Center for Data Science.

## Postdocs

#### Shuyang Ling (Aug 2017 - )

Courant Instructor; compressive sensing, convex optimization, computational harmonic analysis

#### Soledad Villar (Jun 2017 - )

Moore-Sloan Research Fellow; optimization, probability, topology and data.

#### Alex Wein (Sept 2018 - )

Courant Instructor; theoretical computer science, statistics, statistical physics of inference.

#### Augustin Cosse (Oct 2016 - Sep 2017)

Postdoc; Tensor methods, inverse problems.

## Students

#### Alex Nowak (Sep 2016 - Aug 2017 )

Visiting Student; deep learning, harmonic analysis.

#### Thomas Moreau (Jan 2017 - Mar 2017)

Visiting Student; high-dimensional statistics, machine learning.

## Affiliated faculty

##### Gerard Ben Arous

Professor, Mathematics, Courant Institute.

##### Xi Chen

Assistant Professor, IOMS, Stern School.

##### Sinan Gunturk

Professor, Department of Mathematics, Courant Institute.

##### Eyal Lubetzky

Associate Professor, Mathematics, Courant Institute.

##### Andy Majda

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Climate, Atmosphere and Ocean Science, Courant Institute.

##### Adi Rangan

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Courant Institute.

##### Eero Simoncelli

Silver Professor, Neural Science, Mathematics and Psychology;

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

##### Esteban Tabak

Professor, Department of Mathematics, Courant Institute.

##### Eric Vanden-Eijnden

Professor, Department of Mathematics, Courant Institute.