Matus Telgarsky

Assistant Professor, New York University


Matus Telgarsky is an assistant professor at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, specializing in deep learning theory.  He was fortunate to receive a PhD at UCSD under Sanjoy Dasgupta. Other highlights include: co-founding, in 2017, the Midwest ML Symposium (MMLS) with Po-Ling Loh (while on faculty at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign); receiving a 2018 NSF CAREER award; and organizing two Simons Institute programs, one on deep learning theory (summer 2019), and one on generalization (fall 2024).

Program Visits

Modern Paradigms in Generalization, Fall 2024, Visiting Scientist and Program Organizer
Summer Cluster: Deep Learning Theory, Summer 2022, Visiting Scientist
Theory of Reinforcement Learning, Fall 2020, Visiting Scientist
Foundations of Deep Learning, Summer 2019, Visiting Scientist and Program Organizer
Foundations of Machine Learning, Spring 2017, Research Fellow