Andrea Montanari headshot
Current Visiting Professor

Andrea Montanari

Schmidt Fellow; supported by Eric and Wendy Schmidt

Affiliation

Mathematics

Field of Study

Statistics, Learning Theory, Probability

Home Institution

Stanford University

Andrea Montanari would like to understand: (1) which high-dimensional distribution can be learned from a small number of samples, and with limited computation; (2) which of these distributions are relevant to model the real world; (3) how do modern machine learning methods achieve these goals.

Dates at IAS

Visiting Professor
School of Mathematics
current
Fall

Degrees

Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa
Ph.D.
2001

Honors

2020
ICM Sectional Speaker
2020
IMS Medallion Lecturer
2020
IMS Fellow
2020
Le Cam Award

Appointments

Stanford University
2015
Professor (Robert and Barbara Kleist Professor)
Stanford University
2010–2015
Associate Professor
Stanford University
2006–2010
Assistant Professor
CNRS, ENS, Paris
2002–2010
Charge de Recherche