Employment Center for the Mathematics of Information, California Institute of Technology Postdoctoral fellow September 2009 – Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London Senior post-doctoral research associate September 2007 – August 2009 Education Columbia University 2002 – 2007 Ph.D. in computer science (thesis defended 08/13/07, degree awarded 10/08). Thesis: “Group theoretical methods in machine learning” Advisor: Tony Jebara. Carnegie Mellon University 2000 – 2002 M.Sc. in knowledge discovery and data mining (machine learning). Advisor: John Lafferty. Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics (Brussels, Belgium) 1999 – 2000 Diploma in computational fluid dynamics. Advisor: Herman Deconinck. E¨otv¨os University (Budapest, Hungary) 1997 – 1999 Diploma in physics, specializing in particle physics, statistical physics and environmental fluid dynamics (without final exam). Advisor: Tam´as T´el. University of Cambridge 1992 – 1995 B.A. in mathematics