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Yann N. Dauphin


Yann N. Dauphin is a machine learning researcher at Google Research working on understanding the fundamentals of deep learning algorithms and leveraging that in applications. Prior to joining Google in 2019, he was a researcher at Facebook AI Research from 2015 to 2018 where his work led to award-winning scientific publications and helped improve automatic translation on He received his PhD from U. of Montreal under the supervision of Prof. Yoshua Bengio. During this time, he and his team won international machine learning competitions such as the Unsupervised Transfer Learning Challenge in 2011.

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