Foundation of Data Science – Summer School 2019

FDS Summer School

Course Dates

  • August 5, 2019 – August 8, 2019


  • Closed


Sponsored By

National Science Foundation


This summer school will introduce participants to a theoretical foundation of data science, with a selection of application topics. The emphasis will be on foundational concepts from statistics, optimization, and signal processing, and applications of these techniques in developing cross-disciplinary research. Topics include optimization, high-dimensional statistics, uncertainty quantifications, signal processing, and various models. The summer school is sponsored by the NSF TRIPODS Institute at the Georgia Institute of Technology. See triad.gatech.edu for more information.


The intended audience for the summer school are advanced graduate students and postdoctoral researchers with a background in statistics, computer science, mathematics or related fields.

Organizing Committee

  • Xiaoming Huo – ISyE, A. Russell Chandler III Professor
  • Yao Xie – ISyE, Harold R. and Mary Anne Nash Early Career Professor and Assistant Professor