Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series

May 26, 2017 -
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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Speaker: 

Kevin Murphy (Google)

Organizer: 
Organizer Email: 
gevang@mit.edu

Biography: Kevin Patrick Murphy was born in Ireland, grew up in England (BA from Cambridge), and went to graduate school in the USA (MEng from U. Penn, PhD from UC Berkeley, Postdoc at MIT). In 2004, he became a professor of computer science and statistics at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. In 2011, he went to Google in Mountain View, California for his sabbatical. In 2012, he converted to a full-time research scientist position at Google. Dr. Murphy is the author of the textbook entitled "Machine Learning: a Probabilistic Perspective" (MIT Press, 2012).

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43 Vassar St., Cambridge Ma 02139

Date: 

May 26, 2017

Time: 

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Venue: 
MIT Singleton Auditorium, Room 46-3002