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Sergey Sosnin

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

December 17, 2020, 17:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R3-C2-2007

Candidate: Sergey Sosnin
PhD Program: Computational and Data Science and Engineering
Thesis Title: Exploration of chemical space by machine learning

Professor Maxim Fedorov, Skoltech

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Nikolay Brilliantov, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Assistant Professor Natalia Strushkevich, Skoltech: report
Professor Christoph Borchers, Skoltech: report
Assistant Professor Maxim Panov, Skoltech: report
Associate Professor Daniel Svozil, University of Chemistry and Technology, Czech Republic: report
Dr. Peter Ertl, Novartis, Switzerland: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis:

Exploration of chemical space by machine learning

Thesis Changes Log (after minor revisions)

Thesis Defense Outcome:

Pass with Minor Revisions. The candidate’s thesis is accepted subject to minor revisions.

The candidate made revisions to the thesis. The final version of the thesis was uploaded on January 19, 2021. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.