Ruslan Salakhutdinov

Bio Outline

Appointment

  • Fellow
  • Learning in Machines & Brains

Institution

  • Carnegie Mellon University
Machine Learning Department

Country

  • United States

Education

PhD (Computer Science), University of Toronto
MSc (Computer Science), University of Toronto
BSc (Computer Science and Mathematics), High Point University

About

Ruslan Salakhutdinov’s primary interests lie in statistical machine learning, computational statistics, probabilistic inference and large-scale optimization. He is the author of more than two dozen research papers, including a highly cited paper in Science.

Awards

Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship, 2013–15

Sloan Research Fellowship, 2013–15

Early Researcher Award, 2012–17

Connaught New Researcher Award, 2012–14

NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009–11

Relevant Publications

Hinton, G., and R. Salakhutdinov. "Reducing the Dimensionality of Data with Neural Networks." Science 313, no. 5786 (July 2006): 504–07.

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