Zoubin Ghahramani

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Zoubin Ghahramani
Born (1970-02-08) February 8, 1970 (age 44)[1]
Residence United Kingdom
Fields Machine Learning
Institutions University of Cambridge
Alma mater UPenn
Thesis Computation and Psychophysics of Sensorimotor Integration (1995)
Doctoral advisor Michael I. Jordan
Tomaso Poggio
Known for Graphical models, Variational Bayes, Computational neuroscience

Zoubin Ghahramani (born 8 February 1970) is a researcher in the area of Bayesian statistics and machine learning. He has made significant contributions in the areas of Bayesian machine learning (particularly variational methods for approximate Bayesian inference), as well as graphical models and computational neuroscience. He obtained his Ph.D from the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, under the supervision of Michael I. Jordan.

Ghahramani is currently Professor of Information Engineering at the Engineering Department of Cambridge University, as well as Associate Research Professor at Machine Learning Department (Carnegie Mellon University) and the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit (University College London).


  1. ^ "Zoubin Ghahramani curriculum vitae". User zoubin at CMU. Retrieved 16 April 2014. 

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