John Wright

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Columbia University

Office: 408 Mudd Hall, in the Data Science Institute
Office hours (Fall '16): Thursdays 3-5 PM.
Email: johnwright@ee.columbia.edu

Group Seminar (Fall '16): Fridays ~3-6 PM, 417 Mudd Hall

Publications [Google scholar]

Research

High-dimensional data analysis, signal processing, computer vision, optimization

PhD Student Collaborators


Robert Colgan
Columbia Computer Science


Tanbir Haque
Columbia Electrical Engineering
(Co-advised with Peter Kinget)

Henry Kuo
Columbia Electrical Engineering


Yenson Lau
Columbia Electrical Engineering


Cun Mu
Columbia IEOR
(Co-advised with Don Goldfarb)


Qing Qu
Columbia Electrical Engineering
Microsoft Fellow


Yuqian Zhang
Columbia Electrical Engineering


PhD Alumni


Ju Sun
PhD Columbia EE 2016
Now a postdoctoral scholar at Stanford University



Tugce Yazicigil
PhD Columba EE 2016 (Co-advised with Peter Kinget)
Now a postdoctoral scholar at MIT



Bo Huang
PhD Columbia IEOR 2014 (Co-advised with Don Goldfarb)
Now at Arxis Capital


Teaching

Fall 2016 ELEN 4810: Digital Signal Processing
Fall 2015 ELEN 4810: Digital Signal Processing
Fall 2015 ELEN 6886: Sparse Representation and High-Dimensional Geometry
Fall 2014 ELEN 4810: Digital Signal Processing
Spring 2014 ELEN 6886: Sparse Representation and High-Dimensional Geometry
Spring 2013 ELEN 4835: Introduction to Adaptive Signal Representations
Fall 2012 ELEN 6886: Sparse Representation and High-Dimensional Geometry
Spring 2012 ELEN 4836: Introduction to Adaptive Signal Representations
Fall 2011 ELEN 6886: Sparse Representation and High-Dimensional Geometry