## Selected publications

- Y. Cui, C. Ding and X.Y. Zhao, Quadratic growth conditions for convex matrix optimization problems associated with spectral functions,
** SIAM Journal on Optimization**, 27, 2332–2355 (2017).
- C. Ding, D.F. Sun, J. Sun and K.C. Toh, Spectral operator of matrices,
**Mathematical Programming**, 168, 509–531 (2018). Revised from the first part of arXiv: 1401.2269, January 2014.
- C. Ding, D.F. Sun and L.W. Zhang, Characterization of the robust isolated calmness for a class of conic programming problems,
**SIAM Journal on Optimization**, 27, 67–90 (2017).
- C. Ding and H.D. Qi, Convex optimization learning of faithful Euclidean distance representations in nonlinear dimensionality reduction,
**Mathematical Programming**, 164, 341–381 (2017).
- C. Ding, Variational analysis of the Ky Fan k-norm,
**Set-Valued and Variational Analysis**, 25, 265–296 (2017).
- C. Ding and H.D. Qi, Convex euclidean distance embedding for collaborative position localization with NLOS mitigation,
**Computational Optimization and Applications**, 66, 187–218 (2017).
- C. Ding and H.D. Qi, A computable characterization of the extrinsic mean of reflection shapes and its asymptotic properties,
**Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research**, 32, 1540005 (2015).
- B. Wu, C. Ding, D.F. Sun and K.C. Toh, On the Moreau-Yosida regularization of the vector k-norm related functions,
**SIAM Journal on Optimization**, 24, 766–794 (2014).
- C. Ding, D.F. Sun and J.J. Ye, First order optimality conditions for mathematical programs with semidefinite cone complementarity constraints,
**Mathematical Programming**,147, 539–579 (2014).
- C. Ding, D.F. Sun and K.C. Toh, An introduction to a class of matrix cone programming,
**Mathematical Programming, **144, 141–179 (2014).