Resume (pdf)

Professional Experience

  • Tenure-track Independent Research Group Leader (W2), MPI for Software Systems, November 2014-

  • Research Scientist, MPI for Intelligent Systems Systems, September 2013-October 2014

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, MPI for Intelligent Systems, January 2013-August 2013


  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, June 2013

  • MS, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, April 2009

  • Ingeniero Superior, Telecommunications Engineering, Carlos III University, Madrid, Spain, July 2006

Interests and Current Research

  • Machine learning methods for the analysis, modeling and control of large real-world networks and processes that take place over them.

  • Fairness in machine learning.


  • WWW Best Paper Award Honorable Mention, 2017
  • NIPS Outstanding Paper Award, 2013
  • Barrie de la Maza Graduate Fellowship, 2010-2013
  • ICML Student Travel Scholarship, 2011
  • KDD Best Research Paper Award Honorable Mention, 2010
  • KDD Student Travel Award, 2010
  • International BCI Meeting Travel Fellowship, 2010
  • Caja Madrid Graduate Fellowship, 2007-2009
  • Caixa Galicia Graduate Fellowship, 2007-2008 (Declined)
  • FPI Fellowship, 2007-2010 (Declined)
  • Spanish Government Undergraduate Fellowship for Academic Excellence, 2004-2006.

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