Yuhua Zhu  [CV]


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 postdoctoral scholar 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 Wisconsin-Madison advised by Professor Shi Jin.

Recruiting: UCSD graduate students interested in machine learning, reinforcement learning, or applied mathematics research, please contact me.


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison​, Madison, WI

    • Ph.D. Mathematics, 2019​.

    • ​M.S. Mathematics, 2015.

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

    • B.S. Mathematics, 2014, with First Class Honors.

Research Interests


  • Department of Mathematics, 450 Jane Stanford Way Building 380

       University of Stanford

       Stanford, CA, 94305, USA   

  • E-mail: yuhuazhu AT stanford DOT edu