Postdoc position available at EPFL Data Science Lab

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the EPFL Data Science Lab in Switzerland, headed by Prof. Robert West. We seek a candidate who will lead innovative research projects at the crossroads of social and information network analysis, machine learning, computational social science, data mining, and natural language processing.... [Read More]

What I learned from processing big data with Spark

During my semester project, I was faced with the task of processing a large data set (6 TB) consisting of all the revisions in the English Wikipedia till October 2016. We chose Apache Spark as our cluster-computing framework, and hence I ended up spending a lot of time working with... [Read More]