Matthew Hough

Matthew Hough 

Matthew Hough, MMath Student
Department of Combinatorics & Optimization
University of Waterloo

Supervisor: Prof. Stephen Vavasis


Waterloo, Canada


  • (Jul 2021) I graduated with a Bachelor of Mathematics from The University of Queensland in Australia.

  • (May 2021) I have been invited to talk at the INFORMS 2021 Annual Meeting about my work with Dr. Lindon Roberts on derivative-free optimization algorithms with convex constraints.

  • (Feb 2021) Started working with A/Prof. Hongzhi Yin to investigate the efficiency and accuracy of training recommender systems on edge computing devices.

  • (Dec 2020) Started working under the supervision of Dr. Lindon Roberts to extend his work on derivative-free optimization algorithms.