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 Dr Chris Watkins

Dr Chris Watkins

Reader in Artificial Intelligence

Department of Computer Science

Area of expertise

Machine learning: how machines can learn from experience in performing and in making predictions; Big Data; Visualisation of complex data; Empowering the community to respond better to pandemic infectious disease with mobile phones and online social media.


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How to construct machines that learn is one of the central problems of science. Although whole new industrial sectors have sprung from machine learning in the last fifteen years, we are still far from making any truly intelligent machine.

Chris Watkins


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