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
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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