Marek Gagolewski

Dr habil. Marek Gagolewski

(Pronounced like Mark Gaggle-Eve-Ski) 🙃

🏷 Senior Lecturer in Applied Artificial Intelligence
🏛 School of Information Technology, Deakin University
📪 Melbourne-Burwood Campus, Room T2.20, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
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Researcher in the Science of Data (with particular emphasis on modelling of complex phenomena and developing of usable, general purpose algorithms)

  • Research interests: machine learning; data fusion, aggregation, and clustering; computational statistics; mathematical modelling in informetrics, sports analytics, and science of science – amongst others
  • Author or co-author of 77 publications (see featured papers), including 35 journal papers in outlets such as Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Information Fusion, International Journal of Forecasting, Statistical Modelling, R Journal, Information Sciences, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, and Journal of Informetrics
  • Eligible Principal Supervisor at PhD level (principal supervisor of 3 PhD and 11 MSc by research students from commencement through to successful completion) – feel welcome to contact me if you have any interesting research ideas (and essential capabilities such as programming skills (Python, R, C, etc.), data wrangling, matrix algebra, probability and statistics, and optimisation)

Free (Libre) and Open Source Data Analysis Software Developer


Data Science, Machine Learning, and Statistical Computing Tutor & Trainer

Recent News

2021-04-22 software

genieclust 1.0.0

A maintenance release of the Python and R package genieclust for fast and robust hierarchical clustering with noise point detection is now available on PyPI and CRAN.

2021-02-27 new paper

On the aggregation of compositional data

Raul Pérez-Fernández, Bernard De Baets and I have a new paper accepted for publication in Information Fusion; abstract in the sequel. Read more…

2021-02-09 new paper

Hierarchical data fusion processes involving the Möbius representation of capacities

To appear in Fuzzy Sets and Systems — a new paper written together with Gleb Beliakov and Simon James; abstract below. Read more…

2021-01-08 software

Package genieclust 0.9.8 Released

A maintenance release of the R language version of genieclust is now available on CRAN. Read more…

2020-11-23 new paper

Interpretable sport team rating models based on the gradient descent algorithm

Jan Lasek and I authored a paper that will soon appear in International Journal of Forecasting, where we introduce several new (and efficient) rating models for teams (football/soccer in particular) based on the gradient descent algorithm. Read more…

2020-11-13 research grant

ARC 2021 Discovery Project

Our (Gleb Beliakov, Simon James, and yours truly) 2021 Discovery Project Beyond black-box models: Interaction in eXplainable Artificial Intelligence has been approved by the Australian Research Council. Read more…

2020-09-09 software

R Package stringi 1.5.3 Released

A new, major release of my R package stringi brings quite a few new features and bug fixes. Read more…

2020-09-07 software

Tutorial on stringi

A comprehensive tutorial on the stringi package is now available.

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