Kristin P. Bennett
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Department of Computer Sciences

Lally School of Management
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, New York 12180-3590

E-mail: bennek at rpi dot edu
Telephone: (518) 276-6899
Fax: (518) 276-4824

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1993
Interests: mathematical programming, machine learning, data science, support vector machines, neural networks, artificial intelligence, parallel optimization, automated drug discovery, data mining, bioinformatics, cheminformatics, molecular epidemiology, population biology, complementarity


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Research Interests

Combining operations research and artificial intelligence problem solving methods. Mathematical programming approaches to problems in data science, data mining, artificial intelligence and machine learning such as machine learning, support vector machines, neural networks, pattern recognition, and planning. Application of these techniques to medical, financial and scientific problems. Applications of machine learning to systems biology, cheminformatics, bioinformatics, tissue engineering, molecular epidemiology, and population biology.

Selected Publications

This list is out dated. Please see my Google Scholar page for a more recent one.

Note that this research was based partially upon work supported by grants from the National Science Foundation, Microsoft Research, Office of Naval Research, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, DARPA and National Institutes of Health.

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