Amin Karbasi is currently an assistant professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Yale University and a faculty member of the Yale Institute for Network Science (YINS). He leads the Inference, Information and Decision (I.I.D.) Systems Group. His research lies at the intersection of learning theory, large-scale networks, and optimum information processing. He obtained his PhD from EPFL and spent a year as a postdoctoral scholar at ETH Zurich. He was awarded the Google Faculty Award in 2015 and ETH Fellowship in 2013. He was also the recipient of the Patrick Denantes Memorial Prize in 2013 for the best PhD thesis from the School of Computer and Communication Sciences at EPFL. He is the co-author of several award-winning papers from AISTATS 2015, IEEE Data Storage 2013, ICASSP 2011, ACM SIGMETRICS 2010, and ISIT 2010 (runner-up).
- Foundations of Machine Learning, Spring 2017. Research Fellow.