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Mohammad Ghavamzadeh


I am a senior staff research scientist at Google Research in Mountain View. I was at Facebook AI Research (FAIR) from 2018 to 2020, at DeepMind from 2017 to 2018, and at Adobe Research from 2013 to 2017. Prior to that I was a researcher and then senior researcher at INRIA in France from 2008 to 2013, a postdoctoral fellow at University of Alberta from 2005 to 2008, and a Ph.D. student at University of Massachusetts Amherst from 2001 to 2005. My e-mail is

My research interest is in the areas of AI, machine learning, and control in general, and more specifically in reinforcement learning, bandit algorithms and online learning, and recommendation systems. For my complete bio, list of publications, and professional activities, please refer to my personal website and Google Scholar.

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