Cindy Rush

Assistant Professor, Columbia University
NTT Research Fellow
Dates of Visit: Aug. 19Dec. 18, 2020

Since September, 2016, Cindy Rush has been an Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at Columbia University. In May, 2016, Cindy received a PhD in Statistics from Yale University under the supervision of Andrew Barron and she completed her undergraduate coursework at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she obtained a BS in Mathematics. Her research uses tools and ideas from information theory, statistical physics, and applied probability as a framework for understanding modern, high-dimensional inference and estimation problems and complex machine learning tasks that are core challenges in the fields of current statistics and data science.

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