I am currently an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).


Research Interests

Probabilistic combinatorics

 

Random structures

 

Random matrix theory and its applications

 

Experience

2019-Current

Department of Mathematics at HKUST

Assistant Professor.

 
2016-2019

Department of Mathematics at HKUST

Research Assistant Professor.

 
2015-2016

Department of Computing & Mathematical Sciences at California Institute of Technology

Postdoctoral Fellow. Host: Joel Tropp.

 
2015-2016

HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)

Postdoctoral Fellow.

 
2013-2015

Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)

Postdoctoral Fellow. Mentor: Tiefeng Jiang.

 

Awards

2019-2022   Hong Kong RGC grant GRF 16308219.

 

2018-2021   Hong Kong RGC grant GRF 16301618.

 

2017-2020   HKUST Initiation Grant IGN16SC05.

 

Education

2006-2013

Rutgers University

Ph.D. in Mathematics. Advisor: Van Vu.

 
2002-2006

University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

B.S. in Mathematics.