I recieved my Ph.D degree in Computer Science from Arizona State University in 2014. I am fortunate enough to have worked with Dr. Jieping Ye and Dr. Peter Wonka. I joined Alibaba Group on Jan. 2015.


Staff Engineer

Alibaba Group / December 2016 - Present

Senior Engineer

Alibaba Group / January 2015 - December 2016

Graduate Research Asscoiate

Arizona State University / July 2010 - December 2014

Summer Research Intern

NEC Labs America / May 2013 - August 2013


Arizona State University

PhD Computer Science / 2010 - 2014

Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Science

MSc Pattern Recognition and Intelligent Systems / 2007 - 2010

Xi'an Jiaotong University

BSc Information Engineering / 2003 - 2007


B. Haddad, S. Yang, L. Karam, J. Ye, N. Patel, M. Braun, Multi-Feature, Sparse-Based Approach for Defects Detection and Classification in Semiconductor Units, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, to appear, 2016 [PDF]

S. Yang, Z. Lu, X. Shen, P. Wonka, J. Ye, Fused Multiple Graphical Lasso, SIAM Journal on Optimization, 25(2), 916–943, 2015 [PDF] [Code]

S. Yang, Q. Sun, S. Ji, P. Wonka, I. Davidson, J. Ye, Structural Graphical Lasso for Learning Mouse Brain Connectivity, SIGKDD, 2015 [PDF]

J. Wang, Q. Li, S. Yang, W. Fan, P. Wonka, J. Ye, A Highly Scalable Parallel Algorithm for Isotropic Total Variation Models, ICML, 2014 [PDF][Code]

S. Yang, J. Wang, W. Fan, X. Zhang, P. Wonka, J. Ye, An Efficient ADMM Algorithm for Multidimensional Anisotropic Total Variation Regularization Problems, SIGKDD, 2013 [PDF] [Code]

C.Y. Wee, S. Yang, P.T. Yap, D. Shen, Temporally Dynamic Resting-State Functional Connectivity Networks for Early MCI Identification, Machine Learning in Medical Imaging, 2013

S. Yang, L. Yuan, Y.-C. Lai, X. Shen, P. Wonka, J. Ye, Feature Grouping and Selection Over an Undirected Graph, SIGKDD, 2012 [PDF] [Code]

B. Lin, S. Yang, C. Zhang, J. Ye, X. He, Multi-task Vector Field Learning, NIPS, 2012 [PDF]

S. Yang, F.-C. Wu, Weighted Linear Methods for the Camera Pose Estimation, Journal of Software, 2011


Precision Matrices Estimation

This package includes fast implementations for Multiple Graphical Lasso.

Copyright ©2014 Sen Yang