Building Better Tools for the Big Data Boom

WID researchers are engaging in fundamental mathematical and statistical research to support the development, testing, and fine-tuning of tools for the future, finding new ways to make sense of the mountains of data that are available in the 21st century and bringing into view important applications on the horizon.

Irene Giacomelli

Irene Giacomelli

  • Postdoctoral Associate

Cryptography and in its many intersections with other fields, such as machine learning and security.

Po-Ling Loh

Po-Ling Loh

Assistant Professor

  • WID Affiliate

High-dimensional statistics, compressed sensing, nonconvex optimization, robust statistics, and network inference.

Miron Livny

Miron Livny

CTO, Professor

  • WID Faculty

Efficiency in data storage and management