About KDnuggets

About KDnuggets

KDnuggets is a leading site on Data Science, Machine Learning, AI and Analytics. Edited by Matthew Mayo (email to editor1 at kdnuggets). KDnuggets was founded by Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro.

KD stands for Knowledge Discovery.


Our Team


Matthew MayoMatthew Mayo (@mattmayo13) is a Data Scientist and the Editor-in-Chief of KDnuggets, the seminal online Data Science and Machine Learning resource. His interests lie in natural language processing, algorithm design and optimization, unsupervised learning, neural networks, and automated approaches to machine learning. Matthew holds a Master's degree in computer science and a graduate diploma in data mining. He can be reached at editor1 at kdnuggets[dot]com.

Abid Ali AwanAbid Ali Awan (@1abidaliawan) is the Assistant Editor of KDnuggets. Abid is a certified data scientist professional who loves building machine learning models. Currently, he is focusing on content creation and writing technical blogs on machine learning and data science technologies. Abid holds a Master's degree in Technology Management and a bachelor's degree in Telecommunication Engineering. His vision is to build an AI product using a graph neural network for students struggling with mental illness.

Nisha AryaNisha Arya is a KDnuggets author. She is a Data Scientist and Freelance Technical Writer. She is particularly interested in providing Data Science career advice or tutorials and theory based knowledge around Data Science. She also wishes to explore the different ways Artificial Intelligence is/can benefit the longevity of human life. A keen learner, seeking to broaden her tech knowledge and writing skills, whilst helping guide others.

Nagesh Singh ChauhanNagesh Singh Chauhan holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and currently works as Senior Manager-Data Science at OYO (the world's leading chain of hotels and homes). Nagesh has specializations in various domains related to data science, including machine learning, deep learning, NLP, time-series analysis, probability and statistics, computer vision, big data, and embedded systems. Nagesh also loves to write technical articles on various aspects of AI and data science. You can check out some of his articles on theaidream and Github. You can also reach out on LinkedIn.

Vidhi ChughVidhi Chugh is an award-winning AI/ML innovation leader and an AI Ethicist. She works at the intersection of data science, product, and research to deliver business value and insights. She is an advocate for data-centric science and a leading expert in data governance with a vision to build trustworthy AI solutions.

Nahla DaviesNahla Davies is a KDnuggets author. She is a software developer and tech writer. Before devoting her work full time to technical writing, she managed—among other intriguing things—to serve as a lead programmer at an Inc. 5,000 experiential branding organization whose clients include Samsung, Time Warner, Netflix, and Sony.

Asel MendisAsel Mendis (@aselmendis) is a KDnuggets author. He has interests in Location Intelligence, Spatial Analysis, Demographics, Machine Learning, Data Visualization and Statistics using R and Python. He has a Master of Analytics from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology specializing in Applied Statistics and as of 2021 is currently undertaking a PhD in Applied Statistics focusing on the topic of Black Spots on roads. He is also a member of the Statistical Society of Australia and holds the designation of Graduate Statistician (GStat) and is looking forward to becoming an Accredited Statistician (AStat.) in the future.

Matthew PrzybylaMatt Przybyla (Medium) is a KDnuggets author. He is a Senior Data Scientist at Favor Delivery based in Texas. He has a Master's degree in Data Science from Southern Methodist University. He enjoys writing about trending topics and tutorials in the data science space, ranging from new algorithms to advice on everyday work experiences for data scientists. Matt likes to highlight the business side of data science as opposed to only the technical side. Feel free to reach out to Matt on his LinkedIn.

Nate RosidiNate Rosidi is a KDnuggets author. He is data scientist and in product strategy. He's also an adjunct professor teaching analytics, and is the founder of StrataScratch, a platform helping data scientists prepare for their interviews with real interview questions from top companies. Connect with him on Twitter: StrataScratch or LinkedIn.

Natassha SelvarajNatassha Selvaraj is a KDnuggets author. She is a self-taught data scientist with a passion for writing. You can connect with her on LinkedIn.

Benjamin Obi TayoBenjamin Obi Tayo, Ph.D. is a KDnuggets author. He is a Physicist, Data Science Educator, and Writer, as well as the Owner of DataScienceHub. Previously, Benjamin was teaching Engineering and Physics at U. of Central Oklahoma, Grand Canyon U., and Pittsburgh State U.


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KDnuggets was founded in February of 1997. Before that, Gregory maintained an earlier version of this site, called Knowledge Discovery Mine, at GTE Labs (1994 to 1997). You can read more on Wikipedia.

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Awards and Mentions

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