Iñaki Leguey

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Contact

E-mail: ignacio.vitoriano@urjc.es

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Departamento de Economía Financiera y Contabilidad e Idioma Moderno

Facultad de Ciencias Jurídicas y Sociales

Campus de Vicálvaro

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos de Madrid

Paseo de los Artilleros, 28032 Madrid, España

 

Position

Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence

Short Bio

Ignacio Leguey Vitoriano received a degree in Statistics from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) in 2011, a Bachelor degree in Applied Statistics from UCM in 2012, a Master in Sciences degree in Mathematical Engineering from the UCM in 2013 and a PhD - Cum Laude - in Artificial Intelligence from the UPM in 2018. He started as a Ph.D. student at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in the Artificial Intelligence Department, taking part in the Human Brain Project in 2013. In 2014 he got a FPU Fellowship (FPU13/01941) supported by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport. He is currently a visting professor at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos de Madrid, teaching statistics and computing. His research interests includes directional statistics, supervised classification and probabilistic graphical models, particulary Bayesian network classifiers and their applications in neuroscience.

Publications

Proceedings

2016
Leguey, I., C. Bielza, and P. Larrañaga, "Tree-structured Bayesian networks for wrapped Cauchy directional distributions", CAEPIA, Salamanca, Springer, pp. 207-216, 2016.

Awards

2017

2nd best poster award at Advances in Directional Statistics (ADISTA17 Workshop), Rome. 2017