Sam Hopkins

Postdoctoral Fellow, UC Berkeley
Microsoft Research Fellow
Dates of Visit: Aug. 18Dec. 31, 2021

Sam Hopkins studies algorithms and computational complexity, especially for problems arising in high-dimensional statistics, and through the lens of convex optimization. He received a BS in mathematics and computer science from the University of Washington and a PhD in computer science from Cornell University, and held a Miller Postdoctoral Fellowship at UC Berkeley. In academic year 2021-2022 he will join MIT as an Assistant Professor of computer science.

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