Yao Xie

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Yao Xie is the Harold R. and Mary Anne Nash Early Career Professor and Associate Professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech.

Her research interests are in sequential statistical methods, statistical signal processing, big data analysis, compressed sensing, optimization, and has been involved in applications to wireless communications, sensor networks, medical and astronomical imaging.

Dr. Xie previously served as Research Scientist in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Duke University after receiving her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (minor in Mathematics) from Stanford University in 2011.

  • Statistics, Big Data
  • Signal/Information Processing
General Yao-Wu Wang Stanford Graduate Fellowship 2007 - 2010
Finalist of Best Student Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) April 2007
President's Recognition of Outstanding Student, University of Florida 2004 - 2006
First place of Best Student Paper Award, Annual IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers 2005
First place in ECE departmental research poster contest, University of Flordia 2005
Best Undergraduate Thesis Award, USTC 2004
Outstanding Graduates of USTC. Outstanding Graduates of Anhui Province, China 2004
Zhongzhi Zhang Science and Technology Scholarship, USTC 2003
First Prize in China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modelling (CUMCM) 2003
Outstanding Student Scholarship of USTC 2001 - 2003