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Alexander Fonarev

PhD Thesis Defense

Candidate: 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 
Supervisor: Professor Ivan Oseledets, Skoltech  
Venue: Room 450
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Skolkovo Innovation Center, Nobel St., bld. 3
Moscow 121205
PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Andrzej Cichocki, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Professor Victor Lempitsky, Skoltech: report
Professor Alexander Tuzhilin, New York University: report
Professor Andre Uschmajew, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences: report
Associate Professor Dmitry Ignatov, Higher School of Economics: report

Thesis Changes log

Thesis Defense Outcome:

The thesis is accepted “as is.” The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

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