Professors Aleksandar Nikolov, Raquel Urtasun and Ruslan Salakhutdinov are part of U of T’s 34 new Canadian Research Chair (CRC) holders.
Professor Nikolov holds a CRC in Algorithms and Private Data Analysis, Professor Urtasun in Machine Learning and Computer Vision, and Professor Salakhutdinov for Statistical Machine Learning.
The Canada Research Chairs program was created in 2000 to support and draw interest to research in engineering and natural sciences, health sciences, humanities and social sciences in Canada. U of T has the largest number of CRC holders with a total of 255 members.
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