June 22–26, 2014
Leipzig, Germany

Prof. Dr. Joachim M. Buhmann

Professor of Information Science & Engineering, ETH Zurich

Joachim M. Buhmann leads the Machine Learning Laboratory in the Department of Computer Science at ETH Zurich. He has been a full professor of Information Science and Engineering since October 2003. He studied physics at the Technical University Munich and obtained his PhD in Theoretical Physics. As postdoc and research assistant professor, he spent 1988-92 at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He held a professorship for applied computer science at the University of Bonn, Germany from 1992 to 2003.  His research interests spans the areas of pattern recognition and data analysis, including machine learning, statistical learning theory and information theory. Application areas of his research include image analysis, medical imaging, acoustic processing and bioinformatics. Currently, he serves as president of the German Pattern Recognition Society.

Speaker at: Emerging Trends for Big Data in HPC
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 09:00 am - 10:30 am
  Big Data in Neuroscience: Where Is The Information?
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 09:00 am - 09:30 am