Chaouki Ben Issaid is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Intelligent Connectivity and Networks/Systems Group (ICON), the University of Oulu, Finland. He received the Diplôme d’Ingénieur from l’École Polytechnique de Tunisie, La Marsa, Tunisia, in 2013. He obtained his M.Sc. degree in applied mathematics and computational science and his Ph.D. degree in statistics from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia in 2015 and 2019, respectively. His current research interests include communication-efficient distributed machine learning and efficient Monte Carlo simulations for rare event estimation.
Ph.D. in Statistics, 2019
M.S. in Applied Mathematics and Computational Science, 2015
Engineering Degree, 2013
Ecole Polytechnique de Tunisie
I was involved in teaching the following courses:
AMCS 241: Probability and Random Processes, KAUST (August 2017 - December 2018). My main tasks were preparing/grading homeworks, quizzes and exams and giving tutorials. The main topics discussed in the course are:
AMCS 211: Numerical Optimization, KAUST (January - May 2015). My main tasks were grading homeworks, quizzes and exams. The course focus was about: