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David Blei

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Residence  United States
Fields  Artificial intelligence
Name  David Blei

Known for  Topic models
Nationality  United States
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Institutions  Princeton University Columbia University
Alma mater  Brown University B.S. (1997) University of California, Berkeley Ph.D. (2004)
Doctoral students  Jordan Boyd-Graber Jonathan Chang Lauren Hannah Matt Hoffman
Notable awards  Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Institution  Princeton University, Columbia University
Similar  Michael I Jordan, John D Lafferty, Andrew Ng, Zoubin Ghahramani, Nando de Freitas

Doctoral advisor  Michael I. Jordan

Prof. David Blei - Probabilistic Topic Models and User Behavior

David Blei is a Professor in the Statistics and Computer Science departments at Columbia University. Prior to fall 2014 he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Princeton University. His work is primarily in machine learning.


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His research interests include topic models and he was one of the original developers of latent Dirichlet allocation. As of November 11, 2015, his publications have been cited 31,135 times, giving him an h-index of 53.

Honors and awards

He was named Fellow of ACM "For contributions to the theory and practice of probabilistic topic modeling and Bayesian machine learning" in 2015.


David Blei Wikipedia