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From: Christophe Giraud-Carrier
Date: 18 Aug 2004
Subject: PhD Studentship in DM/ML at BYU

Applications are invited for a PhD studentship in the Data Mining Lab at Brigham Young University, to cover living expenses and tuition.

The following are research issues of interest to the Data Mining Lab:

  • Mining structure-rich data, i.e., applications where trees, graphs and otherstructures are prevalent (e.g., bioinformatics, genealogy)
  • Meta-learning for model selection and combination
  • Dataset/application characterization, in particular landmarking
  • Learning algorithm characterization
  • Incremental learning, i.e., adapting to new data without retraining
Expression of interest together with a short bio should be sent in the first instance to:

Christophe Giraud-Carrier
Brigham Young University
Department of Computer Science

Note that applicants must be prepared to abide by BYU's Honor Code (see http://campuslife.byu.edu/HONORCODE/honor_code.htm for details).

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