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Yermek Kapushev

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

February 26, 2021, 17:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R3-2007

Candidate: Yermek Kapushev
PhD Program: Computational and Data Science and Engineering
Thesis Title: Gaussian process models for large-scale problems

Associate Professor Evgeny Burnaev, Skoltech

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Andrzej Cichocki, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Professor Maxim Fedorov, Skoltech: report
Assistant Professor Alexey Zaytsev, Skoltech: report
Assistant Professor Andrew Gordon Wilson, New York University, USA: report
Associate Professor Maurizio Filippone, EURECOM, France: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis:

Gaussian process models for large-scale problems

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 March 31, 2021. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.