Shiqian Ma



Refereed Journal Papers
  1. Lingzhou Xue, Shiqian Ma and Hui Zou. Positive Definite L1 Penalized Estimation of Large Covariance Matrices. Accepted in JASA. 2012.

  2. Zhiwei (Tony) Qin, Donald Goldfarb and Shiqian Ma. An Alternating Direction Method for Total Variation Denoising. Under review in SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences. 2011.
  3. Bo Huang, Shiqian Ma and Donald Goldfarb. Accelerated Linearized Bregman Method. Under review in SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences. 2011.

  4. Donald Goldfarb and Shiqian Ma. Fast Multiple Splitting Algorithms for Convex Optimization. Under revision in SIAM Journal on Optimization. (INFORMS Optimization Society Best Student Paper Prize). 2010.
  5. Donald Goldfarb, Shiqian Ma and Katya Scheinberg. Fast Alternating Linearization Methods for Minimizing the Sum of Two Convex Functions. submitted to Mathematical Programming Series A. 2010.

  6. Shiqian Ma, Donald Goldfarb and Lifeng Chen. Fixed Point and Bregman Iterative Methods for Matrix Rank Minimization. Mathematical Programming Series A. 128 (1): 321-353, 2011.

  7. Donald Goldfarb and Shiqian Ma. Convergence of Fixed-Point Continuation Algorithms for Matrix Rank MinimizationFoundations of Computational Mathematics. 11 (2): 183-210, 2011. 

  8. Shiqian Ma and Donald Goldfarb. Fast Alternating Linearization Methods for Robust Principal Component Analysis. to be submitted, 2010

  9. Zaiwen Wen, Donald Goldfarb, Shiqian Ma and Katya Scheinberg. Row by Row Methods for Semidefinite Programming. Tech. Report, Columbia University. 2009

  10. Yanfei Wang and Shiqian Ma, A Fast Subspace Method for Image Deblurring. Applied Mathematics and Computation. 215 (6): 2359-2377, 2009.

  11. Yanfei Wang, Shiqian Ma, Hua Yang, Jindi Wang and Xiaowen Li. On The Effective Inversion by Imposing a priori Information for Retrieval of Land Surface Parameters. Science in China Series D. 52 (4):540-549, 2009.

  12. Yanfei Wang and Shiqian Ma, Projected Barzilai-Borwein Methods for Large Scale Nonnegative Image Restorations. Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering. 15 (6) : 559-583, 2007.

Refereed Conference Papers:
  1. Katya Scheinberg, Shiqian Ma and Donald Goldfarb. Sparse Inverse Covariance Selection via Alternating Linearization MethodsTwenty-Fourth Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS). 2010

  2. Wei Liu, Shiqian Ma, Dacheng Tao, Jianzhuang Liu and Peng Liu. Semi-Supervised Sparse Metric Learning using Alternating Linearization Optimization. The Sixteenth ACM SIGKDD International Conference On Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD). 2010

  3. Shiqian Ma, Wotao Yin, Yin Zhang and Amit Chakraborty. An Efficient Algorithm for Compressed MR Imaging Using Total Variation and Wavelets, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 2008.

Book Chapters and Non-Refereed Conference Papers:
  1. Katya Scheinberg and Shiqian Ma. Optimization Methods for Sparse Inverse Covariance Selection Problem. In S. Sra, S. Nowozin, and S. J. Wright editors: Optimization for Machine Learning, MIT Press, 2010

  2. Donald Goldfarb, Shiqian Ma and Zaiwen Wen. Solving Low-Rank Matrix Completion Problems Efficiently. Invited paper at the 47th Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computing, Illinois, 2009

  3. Yanfei Wang, Shiqian Ma and Qinghua Ma. Full Space and Subspace Methods for Large Scale Image Restoration. In Y. F. Wang, A. G. Yagola and C. C. Yang editors:  Optimization and Regularization for Computational Inverse Problems and Applications, Beijing/Berlin: Higher Education Press and Springer, 2010

  4. Yanfei Wang, Xiaowen Li, Shiqian Ma, Hua Yang, Zuhair Nashed and Yanning Guan. BRDF Model Inversion of Multiangular Remote Sensing: Ill-posedness and the Interior Point Solution Method. Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Physical Measurements and Signatures in Remote Sensing (ISPMSRS), Vol. XXXVI : 328-330, 2005.