Chunyang Liao

About Me

I am a Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professor at UCLA Math Department working with Professors Deanna Needell and Hayden Schaeffer. I was a graduate student in the Department of Mathematics at Texas A&M University advised by Professor Simon Foucart.

My research interests are Mathematics of Data Science, Approximation Theory, (Deep) Learning Theory, and in particular their intersections.

You can find my completed CV here.


  • Ph.D in Mathematics, Texas A&M University, 2018 - 2023
  • M.S. in Mathematics, Texas A&M University, 2016 - 2018
  • B.S. in Applied Mathematics, Dalian Maritime University, 2012 - 2016

Research Interest

  • Mathematics of Data Science
  • Approximation Theory
  • (Deep) Learning Theory

Contact Info

  • Address: Mathematical Sciences Building 7901, 520 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095
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  • Office Hours: By Appointment