Spencer Frei

Postdoctoral Researcher, UC Los Angeles

Spencer Frei is currently finishing his PhD in Statistics at UCLA under the supervision of Quanquan Gu and Ying Nian Wu. He received his MSc in Mathematics from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, and his BSc in Mathematics from McGill University. He is interested in the the theory of deep learning and statistical learning theory.

For the 2021-2022 academic year, he will be a postdoctoral fellow at UC Berkeley, working under the mentorship of Peter Bartlett and Bin Yu as a part of the NSF/Simons program Collaboration on the Theoretical Foundations of Deep Learning.