Current Funded Research

  • Second-Order Variational Analysis and Its Applications, September 1, 2015-September 30, 2021, National Science Foundation, Grant No. DMS-1512846; Principal Investigator.

  • Variational Analysis in Optimization and Control: Theoretical and Computational Aspects with Practical Applications, May 1, 2016–April 30, 2021, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Grant No. 15RT0462; Principal Investigator.

  • Advanced Research on Second-Order Variational Analysis with New Applications to Optimization, Control, and Practical Modeling, September 1, 2018-August 31, 2022, National Science Foundation, Grant No. DMS-1808978; Principal Investigator.

  • Innovations in Sparse Optimization: Big Data Nonsmooth Optimization, January 1, 2019–December 31, 2022, Australian Research Council, Discovery Project No. DP-190100555; Principal Foreign Investigator.

  • Base for Optimization and Control Discipline Innovation and Talents Recruitment, June 1, 2021-May 31, 2025, National Science Foundation of China,  Leading Overseas Expert (Master of the Base)