# Alice Cortinovis

### Maryam Mirzakhani Postdoctoral Fellow

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(650)723-1917

Research Areas

Graduation Year

2022

Field of Interest

Numerical Linear Algebra

Randomized Algorithms

Degrees / Education

EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)

Faculty Advisor

Daniel Kressner

Dissertation Title

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

First Position After Graduating

Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Mathematics, Stanford University

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.