• William Cohen
  • William Cohen
  • Professor
  • Website: Personal Website
  • Staff Type: Academic
  • Description:

    Professor (with tenure), Machine Learning Dept., Carnegie Mellon University. — Researcher in Artificial Intelligence, specifically machine learning, information extraction and text categorization. Formerly at AT&T/Bell Labs, he was elected a AAAI Fellow, served twice as Program co-Chair of the flagship International Machine Learning Conference, and served in editorial capacity for journals such as Artificial Intelligence, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, and Machine Learning. He received the 2008 SIGMOD "Test of Time" Award for the most influential SIGMOD paper of 1998.