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About me

Gender Male
Industry Internet
Occupation Phd Student
Location Northampton, MA, United States
Introduction I work in Google Research on Knowledge Discovery. I received my PhD at the CIIR, UMass Amherst, see my research page. I was a contestant on Season 2 of MasterChef on Fox. For my culinary research read my cooking blog, Cooking PhD. You can reach me at jeffdalton104-at-hotmail-dot-com or JeffD on Twitter.
Interests Search engines, information retrieval, google, java, programming, artificial intelligence, machine learning, aspect-oriented programming, text classification, web crawling, software engineering, user interface design, information extraction, faceted search, cooking, molecular gastronomy, and byzantine history.
Favorite Books Effective Java Programming, AI: A Modern Approach, How to Cook Everything by John Bittman, Mastering the Art of French Cooking Volume 2, Adirondack Trails: High Peak Region