Emmanuel Candès

The Barnum-Simons Chair in Mathematics and Statistics
at Stanford University

Professor of Mathematics and of Statistics
Professor of Electrical Engineering (by courtesy)
Co-chair of Data Science Institute

Research interests

Compressive sensing, mathematical signal processing, computational harmonic analysis, statistics, scientific computing. Applications to the imaging sciences and inverse problems. Other topics of recent interest include theoretical computer science, mathematical optimization, and information theory.

News

October, 2018. I am currently serving as the co-director of the Data Science Initiative with Jure Leskovec.

October, 2017. I have been named a MacArthur Fellow.

January 1st, 2016. I am serving a three-year term as Statistics Department Chair.

Recent publications
    • M. Sesia
    • S. Bates
    • E. Candès
    • J. Marchini
    • C. Sabatti
    Controlling the false discovery rate in gwas with population structure. bioRxiv. 2020. (Website & code)
    • A. Weinstein
    • W. J. Su
    • M. Bogdan
    • R. F. Barber
    • E. J. Candès
    A power analysis for knockoffs with the lasso coefficient-difference statistic. 2020.
    • L. Lei
    • E. J. Candès
    Conformal inference of counterfactuals and individual treatment effects. 2020. (Website & code)
    • Y. Romano
    • S. Bates
    • E. J. Candès
    Achieving equalized odds by resampling sensitive attributes. Advances in neural information processing systems 33 (nips 2020). 2020.
    • Y. Romano
    • M. Sesia
    • E. J. Candès
    Classification with valid and adaptive coverage. Advances in neural information processing systems 33 (nips 2020). 2020. (Website & code)
    • S. Bates
    • M. Sesia
    • C. Sabatti
    • E. Candès
    Causal inference in genetic trio studies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2020. (Website & code)
    • Q. Zhao
    • P. Sur
    • E. J. Candès
    The asymptotic distribution of the MLE in high-dimensional logistic models: Arbitrary covariance. 2020.
    • Z. Ren
    • E. J. Candès
    Knockoffs with side information. 2020.
Artwork by Vincent Mahé