Hi, I am Denis Peskov

I am a PhD student studying computational linguistics (or NLP) at the University of Maryland with Professor Jordan Boyd-Graber. My research interest is leveraging domain experts to create meaningful and accurate datasets for question answering, machine translation, and computational social science.

Education

Ph.D., University of Maryland, Computer Science 2016 - ?
Visiting DAAD Fellow, Ludwig Maximillian Universität 2020
M.S., University of Maryland, Computer Science 2016-2018
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service 2014

Industry Experience

Amazon AWS AI
3M Healthcare (Natural Language Processing group)
PricewaterhouseCoopers Analytics Innovation Accelerator

Languages

Human: English, Russian, German, Spanish
01100011 01110011: Python, Java, Coq, C++, R
(decreasing order of fluency)