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Viktoriia Chekalina

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

September 1, 2023, 16:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R3-2007

Candidate: Viktoriia Chekalina
PhD Program: Computational and Data Science and Engineering program
Thesis Title: Computationally efficient Natural Language Processing methods using tensor representations

Associate Professor Alexander Panchenko, Skoltech

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Alexey Frolov, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Associate Professor Pawan Goyal, Indian Institute of Technology, India: report
Dr. Artem Shelmanov, Research Scientist at Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, UAE: report
Associate Professor Andrei Kutuzov, University of Oslo, Norway: report

Dr. Valentin Malykh, Senior Research Scientist, Huawei, Hong Kong: report
Associate Professor Steffen Eger, Bielefeld University, Germany: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis:

Computationally efficient Natural Language Processing methods using tensor representations

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 September 27, 2023. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

PhD Defense Video: