Faculty Profile

Sewoong Oh

Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering
Sewoong Oh
Sewoong Oh
Assistant Professor
210A Transportation Building
104 S. Mathews
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 300-0206


  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 2011
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2002

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois, July 2012-present
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS), MIT, January 2011-July 2012

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Research Interests

  • Theory and Practice of Machine Learning, Privacy, Generative Adversarial Networks, Social Computing, Statistical Inference, Graphical Models

Selected Articles in Journals

  • R.H. Keshavan, A. Montanari, S. Oh, "Matrix completion from a few entries," IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, 56(6):2980-98, June 2010.
  • R.H. Keshavan, A. Montanari, S. Oh, "Matrix completion from noisy entries," Journal of Machine Learning Research, 11:2057-2078, July 2010.