About Zhiqiang Xu
Dr. Zhiqiang Xu is an Assistant Professor in the Machine Learning Department at Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI).
Dr. Zhiqiang was a senior research scientist with Baidu Research at China. He holds the PhD from the school of computer engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Dr. Zhiqiang research interests lie at the intersection of numerical computation, stochastic optimization, and Riemannian optimization. He is also interested in deep learning, clustering, community detection, topic modeling, etc. His recent ongoing works are about faster alternating least-squares for CCA, comprehensively tight analysis of gradient descent for PCA, accelerated inexact power methods, and Riemannian search for eigenvector computation.
Dr. Zhiqiang was serving as a reviewer for several academic activities of IJCAI, AAAI, ICLR, ICML, NeurIPS in various years. He also has industrial experiences about automatic optical inspection (AOI) for TFT-LCD panels and solar wafers, data analytics for airlines and insurances.
|Present||Assistant Professor, Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence ‐ Department of Machine Learning|