Leandro Loss completed his Ph.D. in Computer Science in May 2009 at the University of Nevada, Reno, and spent two years as a postdoctoral researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). After working at Nokia for 3 years, he joined Nodeprime Inc. in San Francisco, where he is currently a senior data scientist and designs big data analytic frameworks. His research and work experience has been focused in computer vision and machine learning, with special application in life sciences and cloud infra-structure. He has been teaching at ITU since January 2014.
Professor Leandro Loss has years of industry experience as a researcher and developer. He’s had the opportunity to work at places like Nokia, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and two startup business in San Francisco. The knowledge he’s gained both in the industry and academia has been instrumental in his career, and great asset for his students.