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PhD Thesis Defense. Alexander Fonarev. “Matrix Factorization Methods for Training Embeddings in Selected Machine Learning Problems”

PhD Thesis Defense


Alexander Fonarev

Date of Thesis Defense:

September 19, 2018, 10:00

PhD Program:

Computational and Data Science and Engineering

Thesis Title:

Matrix Factorization Methods for Training Embeddings in Selected Machine Learning Problems


Professor Ivan Oseledets, Skoltech  


Room 450
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Skolkovo Innovation Center, Building 3
Moscow 143026

PhD Defense Jury Reports:



Professor Andrzej Cichocki (Chairman), Skoltech: report

Professor Victor Lempitsky, Skoltech: report

Professor Alexander Tuzhilin, New York University, USA: report

Andre Uschmajew, Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Germany: report

Associate Professor Dmitry Ignatov, Higher School of Economics: report

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