Zhizhen Jane ZhaoAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering Coordinated Science Laboratory Affiliate Assistant Professor Department of Mathematics and Department of Statistics University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign Office: 109 CSL, 1308 W Main St, Urbana, IL 61801 eMail: zhizhenz at illinois dot edu 
ResearchGeometric data analysis, dimensionality reduction, mathematical signal processing, scientific computing, and machine learning. Applications to imaging sciences and inverse problems, including cryoelectron microscopy image processing, datadriven methods for dynamical systems, and uncertainty quantification.Publications 

Short BioZhizhen Zhao is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign, with affiliation to the Coordinated Science Laboratory and the National Center Supercomputing Applications. She is also an affiliate assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Statistics. Prior to joining ECE Illinois in 2016, she was a Courant Instructor at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University. She received her PhD in Physics from Princeton University in 2013 working with Amit Singer and graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, with bachelor's and master's degrees in physics in 2008. 

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