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Professor Dy Awarded $470K NSF Grant

July 27, 2009

Associate Professor Jennifer Dy of Electrical and Computer Engineering will be developing a method to analyze data using multiple clustering views by studying skin lesions and cancers. She was awarded a $470K grant from NSF in order to complete her research. 

Dr. Jennifer G. Dy is an associate professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, where she first joined the faculty in 2002. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. in 1997 and 2001 respectively from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, and her B.S. degree in 1993 from the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of the Philippines. She received an NSF Career award in 2004. She is an action editor for the journal, Machine Learning since 2007, an editorial board member of the Journal of Machine Learning Research since 2009, publications chair for the International Conference on Machine Learning in 2004, and program committee member for ICML, ACM SIGKDD, AAAI, IJCAI, and SIAM SDM.

Her award abstract can be viewed here