Dr. Bao is a Professor at the Yau Mathematical Sciences Center at Tsinghua University. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Mathematics from National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2014. His supervisors are Prof. Hui Ji and Prof. Defeng Sun. He was a research fellow in the department of mathematics at NUS under the supervision of Prof. Zuowei Shen. His main research interests include computational harmonic analysis, convex and non-convex optimization methods, inverse problems and big data analysis.