Christopher Ré

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Christopher Ré
Alma materCornell University (B.S.)
University of Washington at Seattle (Ph.D.)
Scientific career
FieldsComputer Science
InstitutionsStanford University

Christopher Ré is an American computer scientist. He is currently employed by Stanford University, where he is an associate professor. He was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship in 2015.[1][2] Ré specializes in big data analysis.[2] He co-founded, a data mining and machine learning company that was acquired by Apple in May 2017.[3]


  1. ^ "Christopher Ré". MacArthur Foundation. 28 September 2015. Retrieved 10 October 2015.
  2. ^ a b Chang, Andrea (29 September 2015). "Stanford computer scientist Christopher Ré wins MacArthur 'genius grant'". LA Times. Retrieved 10 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Apple Just Acquired This Little-Known Artificial Intelligence Startup". Fortune. Retrieved 2018-11-16.