Graduation Year

2022

# Alice Cortinovis

Research Area(s)

Field of Interest

Numerical Linear Algebra

Randomized Algorithms

Faculty Advisor

Daniel Kressner

First Position After Graduating

Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Mathematics, Stanford University

Dissertation Title

Fast deterministic and randomized algorithms for low-rank approximation, matrix functions, and trace estimation.

Degrees / Education

EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)

Alice Cortinovis completed her PhD at EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) in June 2022. Her main interests are randomized algorithms, such as stochastic trace estimation.

Alice joined our department this academic year (2022-23). This is her first position since graduating. Next year, Alice will begin her appointment as a Szegö Assistant Professor in the department.