Lin Xiao

Seattle, United States

Lin Xiao is a Research Scientist at Meta AI Research in Seattle, Washington. He received his PhD from Stanford University and was a postdoctoral fellow at California Institute of Technology. Before joining Meta, he spent 14 years as a Researcher at Microsoft Research. His current research interests include optimization algorithms and theory, machine learning, reinforcement learning, and parallel and distributed computing.

Lin's Publications

March 03, 2022

RESEARCH

Stochastic variance-reduced prox-linear algorithms for nonconvex composite optimization

Lin Xiao, Junyu Zhang

March 03, 2022

March 03, 2022

RESEARCH

From Low Probability to High Confidence in Stochastic Convex Optimization

Lin Xiao, Damek Davis, Dmitriy Drusvyatskiy, Junyu Zhang

March 03, 2022