Estevam Rafael Hruschka Junior BIO

Estevam Rafael Hruschka Junior

Estevam R. Hruschka Jr. is co-leader of the Carnegie Mellon Read the Web project -http://rtw.ml.cmu.edu/rtw/people), and the head of the Machine Learning Lab (MaLL) at Federal University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar), in Brazil. He is also adjunct professor in the Machine Learning Department at Carnegie Mellon University, USA, and associate professor at UFSCar, Brazil.

Estevam has been ”young research fellow” at FAPESP (Sao Paulo state research agency, Brazil) and, currently, he is ”research fellow” at CNPq (Brazilian research agency). His main research interests are never-ending learning, machine learning, probabilistic graphical models, natural language understanding, data mining and Big Data. Since 1997, he has been working on data science with many international research teams, collaborating with research groups from companies and universities.