The computer science major studied how machine learning models work by using a novel approach to determine which features of a data set are the most useful to the model.
The computer science and chemistry double major continued work begun in the Dark Reactions Project, detailed in a recent cover story in Nature, for an interdisciplinary thesis.
In early August, Gabe Rybeck ‘16 will begin work as a data scientist for Booz Allen Hamilton’s Strategic Innovation Group in McLean, Va.
His joint computer science and economics thesis explored how the use of big data to make automated decisions may result in indirect discrimination.
Zuzana Manhartova ‘16 is trading Philly for the British capitol, where she will attend a one-year master’s program in computational statistics and machine learning at University College London.