Ruslan Salakhutdinov’s primary interests lie in statistical machine learning, computational statistics, probabilistic inference, and large-scale optimization. He is the author of over two dozen research papers, including a highly cited paper in Science.
Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship, 2013-2015.
Sloan Research Fellowship, 2013-2015.
Early Researcher Award, 2012-2017.
Connaught New Researcher Award, 2012-2014.
NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009-2011.
G. Hinton and R. Salakhutdinov, "Reducing the Dimensionality of Data with Neural Networks," Science, vol. 313, no. 5786, pp. 504-507, July 2006
Fellow Learning in Machines & Brains
Apple AI Research, Carnegie Mellon UniversityMachine Learning Department, School of Computer Science
PhD (Computer Science) University of Toronto
MSc (Computer Science) University of Toronto
BSc (Computer Science and Mathematics) High Point University
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