Academic Staff

Research Assistant Professor

Dr. Yuan Yancheng

TU814, Yip Kit Chuen Bldg.

3400 3858

  • Ph.D (Mathematics) National University of Singapore (NUS) 2020
  • B.S. (Computational Mathematics) University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) 2015


Research Interests
  • Large/Huge scale sparse optimization: theory, algorithm design and software development
  • Mathematical foundation for data science
  • Data-driven applications with focus on healthcare and fintech


Selected Publications
  • D.F. Sun, K.C. Toh, and Y.C. Yuan*, Convex clustering: model, theoretical guarantee and efficient algorithm, Journal of Machine Learning Research, 22(9):1−32, 2021
  • D Sun, KC Toh, Y.C. Yuan, XY Zhao, SDPNAL+: A Matlab software for semidefinite programming with bound constraints (version 1.0), Optimization Methods and Software, 35 (2020), 87–115
  • Y.C. Yuan, D.F. Sun, and K.C. Toh, An efficient semismooth Newton based algorithm for convex clustering, International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) 2018

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