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Maya Hristakeva

Senior Data Scientist, Mendeley Ltd

Maya Hristakeva is a Senior Data Scientist at Mendeley working on the next generation of solutions to help researchers connect to their research and to collaborators. Her research interests are in the areas of scalable machine learning, recommender systems and optimization algorithms. Prior to Mendeley, Maya worked as a Researcher at Silicon Valley based startups, Cognitive Match, focused on using machine learning techniques for behavioural targeting and recommendations, and at C8 Medisensors, where she developed algorithms for continuous non-invasive measurement of blood sugar in humans.


Sparking Science up with Research Recommendations

Finding relevant and related publications is an important task of researchers’ activities. At Mendeley, we have tens of millions of research articles that we try to recommend to millions of researchers, requiring a large scale…