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Jiyan Yang

Research Scientist

I am a research scientist at Facebook where I focus on developing fast and efficient optimization algorithms for large-scale machine learning problems. Prior to joining Facebook, I received my PhD at Stanford University in 2016. My thesis was about using randomized linear algebra as a tool to develop optimization and machine learning algorithms for large-scale data applications.

Interests

Large-scale optimization and machine learning

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Latest Publications

Training with Low-precision Embedding Tables

Jian Zhang, Jiyan Yang, Hector Yuen

Systems for Machine Learning Workshop at NeurIPS 2018 - December 3, 2018