Yuhua Zhu [CV]
Email: yuz244@ucsd.edu
Welcome!
I am an Assistant Professor at the University of California, San Diego, where I hold a joint appointment in the Department of Mathematics and Halicioğlu Data Science Institute.
Previously, I was a postdoc in the Department of Mathematics at Stanford University working with Professor Lexing Ying. Before that, I received my Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of WisconsinMadison advised by Professor Shi Jin.
Recruiting: UCSD graduate students interested in machine learning, reinforcement learning, or applied mathematics research, please contact me.
Education

University of WisconsinMadison, Madison, WI

Ph.D. Mathematics, 2019.

M.S. Mathematics, 2015.


Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

B.S. Mathematics, 2014.

Research Interests

Interface of PDEs and Machine Learning: Fokker Planck equations, SDE, Optimization.

Reinforcement Learning: Modelfree RL, Modelbased RL, Policy gradient method.
 Uncertainty Quantification in Kinetic Equations: Sensitivity analysis, Stochastic asymptotic preserving, Highdimensional uncertainty.