Alexander Nazin
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Alexander Nazin

Associate Editor

PhD in Phisics and Mathematics, Professor, Leading Researcher, Institute for Control Sciences of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

Professional Membership:

  • Associate Editor of Journal "Automation and Remote Control";
  • Associate Editor for the Conference Editorial Board, IEEE CSS;
  • Member of IEEE Control Systems Society (IEEE CSS).
Publications: 2 monographs, 46 papers in refereed journals, 49 papers in international conference proceedings.

Awards and Honors:
  • Diploma ICS RAS: Competition for the best scientific work 2006–2010 “The convex stochastic optimization and randomized control algorithms based on the mirror descent method”, June 9, 2011.
Areas of Interest:
  • Parametric and Nonparametric Estimation;
  • Information Lower Bounds and Optimal Estimation Techniques;
  • Statistical Classification Techniques and Support Vector Machines;
  • Stochastic Optimization;
  • Identification, and Stochastic Adaptive Control (in discrete time);
  • Stochastic Approximation and Recursive Algorithms;
  • Learning Automata, Controlled Finite Markov Chains;
  • Machine Learning Techniques.
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Selected Publications:
  • A.V. Nazin, S. Girard, L1-optimal linear programming estimator for periodic frontier functions with Holder continuous derivative // Automation and Remote Control. 2014. Vol. 75, Issue 12, pp. 2152–2169. A.V. Nazin and B.T. Polyak, The randomized algorithm for finding an eigenvector of the stochastic matrix with application to PageRank // Doklady Mathematics. 2009. Vol. 79, No. 3, pp. 424–427. A.B. Juditsky, A.V. Nazin, A.B. Tsybakov, N. Vayatis, Recursive Aggregation of Estimators by the Mirror Descent Algorithm with Averaging // Problems of Information Transmission. 2005. Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 368–384.

ICS RAS 2016