Mher Safaryan is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow working with Professor Peter Richtarik at the Visual Computing Center (VCC) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).

Education and Early Career

Mher received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Yerevan State University, Armenia under the supervision of Prof. Grigori Karagulyan. Before joining KAUST, he was a Junior Researcher at the Institute of Mathematics of National Academy of Sciences, Real Analysis Department in Armenia. After that, he joined the Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division (CEMSE) as a Research Technician before joining Prof. Peter Richtarik Research Group in 2019.

Research Interest

He is currently working on Optimization for Machine Learning and interested in Harmonic Analysis.

Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, Yerevan State University, Armenia, 2018 
  • M.Sc., Mathematics, Yerevan State University, Armenia, 2015 
  • B.Sc., Mathematics, Yerevan State University, Armenia, 2013


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