General low-rank matrix optimization: Geometric analysis and sharper bounds H Zhang, Y Bi, J Lavaei Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 34, 27369-27380, 2021 | 23 | 2021 |

Local and global linear convergence of general low-rank matrix recovery problems Y Bi, H Zhang, J Lavaei Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence 36 (9), 10129 …, 2022 | 18 | 2022 |

Factorization approach for low-complexity matrix completion problems: Exponential number of spurious solutions and failure of gradient methods B Yalçın, H Zhang, J Lavaei, S Sojoudi International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, 319-341, 2022 | 10 | 2022 |

On the geometric analysis of a quartic–quadratic optimization problem under a spherical constraint H Zhang, A Milzarek, Z Wen, W Yin Mathematical Programming, 1-53, 2021 | 8 | 2021 |

A Dynamical System Perspective for Escaping Sharp Local Minima in Equality Constrained Optimization Problems H Feng, H Zhang, J Lavaei 2020 59th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 4255-4261, 2020 | 7 | 2020 |

Gradient-based algorithms for convex discrete optimization via simulation H Zhang, Z Zheng, J Lavaei Operations Research 71 (5), 1815-1834, 2022 | 5 | 2022 |

Stochastic -convex Function Minimization H Zhang, Z Zheng, J Lavaei Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 34, 13004-13018, 2021 | 5 | 2021 |

Stochastic Localization Methods for Discrete Convex Simulation Optimization H Zhang, Z Zheng, J Lavaei Operations Research, 2023 | 4 | 2023 |

A new complexity metric for nonconvex rank-one generalized matrix completion H Zhang, B Yalcin, J Lavaei, S Sojoudi Mathematical Programming, 1-42, 2023 | 3* | 2023 |

Exact Recovery for System Identification with More Corrupt Data than Clean Data B Yalcin, H Zhang, J Lavaei, M Arcak arXiv preprint arXiv:2305.10506, 2023 | 1 | 2023 |

Selection of the Best under Convexity H Zhang, Z Zheng, J Lavaei Available at SSRN 3848865, 2021 | 1 | 2021 |

Geometric Analysis of Matrix Sensing over Graphs H Zhang, Y Chen, J Lavaei Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 36, 2024 | | 2024 |

Exact Recovery Guarantees for Parameterized Non-linear System Identification Problem under Adversarial Attacks H Zhang, B Yalcin, J Lavaei, E Sontag University of California, Berkeley, 2024 | | 2024 |

Distributionally Robust Joint Chance-Constrained Optimal Power Flow using Relative Entropy E Brock, H Zhang, J Lavaei, S Sojoudi University of California, Berkeley, 2024 | | 2024 |

Distributionally Robust Optimization for Nonconvex QCQPs with Stochastic Constraints E Brock*, H Zhang*, JM Kemp, J Lavaei, S Sojoudi 2023 62nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 4320-4326, 2023 | | 2023 |

Uniqueness of Power Flow Solutions Using Graph-theoretic Notions H Zhang, SW Park, J Lavaei, R Baldick IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 9 (1), 100-112, 2022 | | 2022 |