|Curriculum Vitae||[PDF]||(updated 11 February 2014)|
Pedro A. Ortega is a researcher in the foundations of machine learning and cybernetics. He grew up in Zürich, Switzerland and then moved to Santiago, Chile, where he graduated in 2005 as a Computer Engineer from the University of Chile. In 2011, he obtained his PhD in Engineering from the University of Cambridge (Prof. Zoubin Ghahramani). Since then, he has been a post-doctoral fellow at the Department of Engineering in Cambridge (Prof. Simon Godsill), at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics/Intelligent Systems (Daniel A. Braun) and at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (Prof. Naftali Tishby). He is currently a postdoctoral scholar at the GRASP Robotics Lab, University of Pennsylvania, working with Prof. Daniel D. Lee.