I am currently recruiting motivated PhD students as well as graduate student interns to work on projects in alternative learning methods for deep networks, distributed/decentralized optimization, and the interesection of these. Please send me an informal inquiry if you are interested with your CV and optionally a short description of motivations and research interests. In your email subject please put [Recruiting]. Note I am not be able to respond to all emails. Students should demonstrate strong programming and math skills. Previous research experience, particularly in machine learning is a plus. Below are some related publications to give an idea of the research project