Short Bio

Murat Kocaoglu received his B.S. degree in Electrical - Electronics Engineering with a minor degree in Physics from the Middle East Technical University in 2010, and M.S. degree from the Koc University, Turkey in 2012 and Ph.D. degree from The University of Texas at Austin in 2018. He was a Research Staff Member in the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab in IBM Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts from 2018 to 2020. He is currently an assistant professor in the Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and in the Department of Statistics (by courtesy) at Purdue University where he leads the CausalML Lab. He received Adobe Data Science Research Award in 2022, NSF CAREER Award in 2023, Amazon Research Award in 2024. His current research interests include causal inference, deep causal generative models, and information theory.

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