Dr. Ifrim joined the Insight Centre for Data Analytics, University College Dublin, in September 2013, as a research fellow. Prior to that she held post-doctoral positions in Cork Constraint Computation Centre (4C), University College Cork, Ireland, and Bioinformatics Research Centre (BiRC), Aarhus University, Denmark. She holds a PhD and MSc from Max-Planck Institute for Informatics (MPII), Germany, and a BSc from University of Bucharest, Romania.
Her work focuses on machine learning and data mining, in particular she has experience with large scale sequence learning, energy-price forecasting for scheduling design, and statistical models for classification/clustering/extraction/retrieval using text and ontologies (knowledge graphs).
Recently, she is focusing on social media analytics tools to support data-driven journalism.
| Year 2009 Institution: Uni of Saarbrucken, Germany
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| Year 2005 Institution: Uni of Saarbrucken, Germany
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| Year 2003 Institution: University of Bucharest
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