Welcome to Alex Tong Lin's personal webpage. I am currently a mathematics PhD student at UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles).
I am currently a PhD candidate of Professor Stanley Osher, and my current research interests are Optimization and PDEs.
Quick facts about me: I was born and raised in San Francisco, and attended UCSB (University of California, Santa Barbara) as an undergraduate.
Here's how I look:
Email for non-teaching inquiries: ATLIN [at] math [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Office: IPAM 1129
List of books I've enjoyed reading:
Freakonomics, by Stephen Dubner and Steve Levitt
The Signal and the Noise, by Nate Silver
Antifragile, by Nassim Taleb
The Forever War, by Dexter Filkins
All the Shah's Men, by Stephen Kinzer
Chinese Politics in the Xi Jinping Era: Reassessing Collective Leadership, by Cheng Li
Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction, by Philip E. Tetlock and Dan Gardner
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Noah Harari