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Jiaming Xu

Associate Professor of Business Administration
Fuqua School of Business


Jiaming Xu is an Associate Professor in the Decision Sciences area.  His research focus is on the intersection of computation and statistics. Professor Xu seeks to understand the deep interplay between statistical optimality and computational complexity in high-dimensional statistical inference problems. He has been working on sharp performance analysis of semidefinite programming relaxations and belief propagation for community detection. Professor Xu teaches Decision Analytics and Modeling.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor of Business Administration · 2022 - Present Fuqua School of Business
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences · 2018 - Present Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, University Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign · 2014 Ph.D.
University of Texas, Austin · 2011 M.S.
Tsinghua University (China) · 2009 B.S.E.