OUR FOCUS: Scalable machine learning and frameworks for knowledge mining, prediction, analytics and optimization.
Jacob Rosen received Best Thesis Award from the Technology and Policy Program at MIT EDS department for his thesis "Computer Aided Tax Avoidance Policy Analysis".
ALFA fields 4 representations at the MIT Big Data Initiative Annual Meeting...more
ALFA research on MOOC student drop out prediction was highlighted with a guest post on the edX blog.
APPLICATIONS: Clinical Medicine Knowledge Discovery: arterial blood pressure forecasting and pattern recognition, diuretics in the ICU; Wind Energy: turbine layout optimization, resource prediction, cable layout; MOOC Technology: moocDB, dynamics of student persistence in 6.002X, resource usage analysis. BIGDATA.
|The ALFA Group is formerly the Evolutionary Design and Optimization Group|