Masato Asahara, Computer Scientist at NEC

Masato Asahara

Computer Scientist, NEC

Masato Asahara (Ph.D.) received his MS degree in computer science and Ph.D. from Keio University in 2007 and 2011, respectively. He currently works at NEC Knowledge Discovery Research Laboratories. His research mission and interest include distributed computing platforms for advanced predictive analysis using novel machine learning algorithms. He moved to the Cupertino office in 2015 and works for R&D and business developments in the field of advanced Big Data analytics solutions using NEC’s Heterogeneous Mixture Learning technology. http://www.nec.com/en/global/rd/crl/datamining/members/profile_asahara.html


Distributed Heterogeneous Mixture Learning On Spark

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