Maria Priisalu is a Computer Science and Engineering Masters student at Lund University (Sweden).
Maria’s research interests are machine learning and pattern matching. During the summer 2014 she worked on non-convex optimization as a SURF fellow at Califiornia Institute of Technology (USA) and has been a TA at Lund since 2012. She has studied machine learning and pattern matching Georgia Institute of Technology (USA) and Mandarin at Zheijiang University (China) as a part of exchange programs. At CERN Maria is working on using crowdsourcing with machine learning to improve classification, and she is organizing the WebFest.