Ehsan Elhamifar (Northeastern University)
Ehsan Elhamifar is an Assistant Professor in the Khoury College of Computer Sciences and is the director of the Mathematical, Computational and Applied Data Science (MCADS) Lab at Northeastern University. He is a recipient of the DARPA Young Faculty Award and the NSF Career Research Initiation Initiative Award. Previously, he was a postdoctoral scholar in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at UC Berkeley. He obtained his PhD from the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Elhamifar's research areas are machine learning, computer vision and optimization. He develops scalable, robust and provable algorithms that can address challenges of complex and massive high-dimensional data. He use these tools to solve real-world challenging problems, including big data summarization, procedure learning from instructional data, large-scale recognition with limited labeled data and active learning for visual data.
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