Robert Bamler

I am a postdoctoral machine learning researcher at University of California at Irvine (UCI). My research interests include scalable algorithms for approximate Bayesian inference, and applications to natural language processing (NLP).

I joined UCI in December of 2018, and I work in the statistical machine learning group lead by Stephan Mandt. From 2016 to 2018, I was a postdoctoral researcher at Disney Research. I received my PhD in theoretical statistical and quantum physics in 2016 from University of Cologne, supervised by Achim Rosch and with support from German Telekom Foundation.

Machine Learning Publications

Physics Publications

Misc

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