Aleksander Madry

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering; Principal Investigator, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory; Lead, MIT Center for Deployable Machine Learning

Aleksander Madry is a professor of computer science in MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and a principal investigator at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. He is also director of the MIT Center for Deployable Machine Learning. His research interests span algorithms, continuous optimization, the science of deep learning, and developing reliable, trustworthy and secure machine learning systems. Before coming to MIT, he was a postdoc at Microsoft Research New England and on the faculty of EPFL in Switzerland. His honors include an NSF Career Award, an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship and the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science’s Presburger Award. Madry earned an undergraduate degree in theoretical physics and computer science from University of Wroclaw, and a PhD in computer science from MIT.