Andreas Merentitis received his B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications at the National Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) in 2003, 2005, and 2010 respectively. Andreas has worked as a Senior Researcher at the NKUA and has participated in numerous European funded projects. He is currently a Research Scientist at Zalando Research, having joined the company in 2015.
Andreas has more than 30 publications in the thematic areas of Machine Learning, Distributed Systems, and Remote Sensing. He was awarded an IEEE Certificate of Appreciation as a core member of the winning team in the “Best Classification Challenge” of the 2013 IEEE GRSS Data Fusion Contest. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and the IEEE Signal Processing Societies, on top of being a prize winning, master ranking participant in Kaggle.
Current research interests:
Ensemble Learning, Bayesian Statistics, Causal Inference, Reinforcement Learning