Fabian Latorre

Research Interests:

  • Convex/Non-Convex Optimization
  • Robust Optimization
  • Deep Learning
  • Statistical Learning Theory


I received my bachelor’s degree in 2012 and my master’s degree in 2015 from the mathematics department at Universidad de los Andes, Colombia. In september 2017 I started my PhD at EPFL. As of september 2018, I am part of prof. Volkan Cevher’s LIONS lab .​


Publications with LIONS

Finding Actual Descent Directions For Adversarial Training

F. Latorre; I. Krawczuk; L. T. Dadi; T. M. Pethick; V. Cevher 

2023. 11th International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), Kigali, Rwanda, May 1-5, 2023.

Controlling the Complexity and Lipschitz Constant improves Polynomial Nets

Z. Zhu; F. Latorre; G. Chrysos; V. Cevher 

2022. 10th International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), Virtual, April 25-29, 2022.

A Plug-and-Play Deep Image Prior

Z. Sun; F. Latorre; T. Sanchez; V. Cevher 

2021. International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2021), Toronto, Canada, June 6-11, 2021. DOI : 10.1109/ICASSP39728.2021.9414879.

The Effect of the Intrinsic Dimension on the Generalization of Quadratic Classifiers

F. Latorre; L. T. Dadi; P. T. Y. Rolland; V. Cevher 

2021. 35th Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS 2021), Sydney, Australia, December 6-14, 2021.

Lipschitz constant estimation for Neural Networks via sparse polynomial optimization

F. Latorre; P. T. Y. Rolland; V. Cevher 

2020-04-26. 8th International Conference on Learning Representations, Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA, April 26-30, 2020.

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