|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 under the supervision of 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.