Dan Kifer

Picture of Daniel Kifer (possibly not recent) Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Penn State
333W Westgate Building (formerly IST)
University Park, PA 16802

Fax: 814-865-7647

Research Interests

Machine learning applications in various areas such as statistical privacy, security, databases, streaming data processing, text modeling, deep learning, and computational social science.

My research is funded by NSF awards #1054389 and 1228669. I am also grateful for support from Google, Xerox, NVIDIA, and Yahoo!


I am looking for PhD applicants, Masters applicants, and Postdocs with skills in applied math, probability, and programming languages.
Postdoc job ad is here.

Teaching (current courses)

Big Data Analytics: CMPSC 497C (Spring 2016)


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