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Residence  Pittsburgh, PA
Spouse  Wei Wu
Name  Eric Xing

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Institutions  Carnegie Mellon University Stanford University
Thesis  Probabilistic graphical models and algorithms for genomic analysis (2004)
Notable awards  Member of the DARPA (ISAT) Advisory Group (2011-2014) Air Force Young Investigator Award (2010-2015) Sloan Fellowship (2008-2010) NSF Career Award (2006-2011)
Alma mater  University of California, Berkeley, Rutgers University
Fields  Computer Science, Machine learning
Institution  Carnegie Mellon University, Stanford University
Doctoral advisor  Richard M. Karp, Michael I. Jordan, Stuart J. Russell

Distinguished lecturer eric xing strategies principles for distributed machine learning

Eric Xing is a professor at Carnegie Mellon University and researcher in machine learning, computational biology, and statistical methodology.



Xing received a B.Sc. in physics at Tsinghua University in 1993, and a Ph.D. in molecular biology at Rutgers University in 1999 and a Ph.D. in computer science at the University of California, Berkeley in 2004.

He has won several awards, including recipient of the NSF Career Award and an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship.

Academic life

Xing with his collaborators developed the Petuum framework for distributed machine learning with massive data, big models, and a wide spectrum of algorithms.

Honors and awards

In 2016, he was elected Fellow of AAAI.


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