I’m a student at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, where I’m currently studying Computer Science and doing research in the Visual Computing Center under the supervision of Peter Richtárik. Prior to this I got my BSc degree in Applied Mathematics and Physics at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.


  • Optimization
  • Machine Learning


  • MS/PhD in Computer Science
    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
  • BS in Applied Mathematics and Physics, 2018
    Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Recent Papers

Stochastic Proximal Langevin Algorithm: Potential Splitting and Nonasymptotic Rates

RSN: Randomized Subspace Newton

Stochastic Distributed Learning with Gradient Quantization and Variance Reduction

Don't Jump Through Hoops and Remove Those Loops: SVRG and Katyusha are Better Without the Outer Loop

A hypothesis about the rate of global convergence for optimal methods (Newton's type) in smooth convex optimization

Stochastic Spectral and Conjugate Descent Methods

Recent Posts



05 Aug. 2019, 12:49

June 2019 plans

I'm staying in Moscow until June 16. I will attend "Control, Information, Optimization" summer school in Voronovo, Moscow region from June 17 to June 22. Then I will attend Data Science Summer School in Paris, France from June 24 to June 28.

11 Jun. 2019, 17:56

Talk: Stochastic Spectral and Conjugate Descent Methods

Today I gave a talk at the "Automatic control and Optimization Theory" seminar at the Institute for Control Problems, Moscow. The talk is based on my NeurIPS 2018 paper.

26 Mar. 2019, 17:00

Moscow visit

I’m staying in Moscow from 18 March to 2 April. I'm going to give 2 talks and have a rest from work.

18 Mar. 2019, 20:00