Raul Astudillo (Cornell University)
Raul is a Ph.D. student in the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University, working under the supervision of Prof. Peter Frazier. Previously, he received his B.S. from the Center for Research in Mathematics in Mexico. He is interested in Bayesian optimization, preference elicitation, and their application in complex decision-making.
Peter I Frazier (Cornell University / Uber)
Peter Frazier is an Associate Professor in the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University. He is also a Staff Data Scientist at Uber, where he managed the data science group for UberPOOL while on sabbatical leave from Cornell. He completed his Ph.D. in Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University in 2009. Peter's research is in Bayesian optimization, multi-armed bandits and incentive design for social learning, with applications in e-commerce, the sharing economy, and materials design. He is the recipient of an AFOSR Young Investigator Award and an NSF CAREER Award.
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