Full Name
Clayton Sanford
Job Title
Ph.D. Candidate
Columbia University
Speaker Bio
Clayton Sanford is a fifth and final year Ph.D. candidate at Columbia University studying machine learning theory under the supervision of Professors Daniel Hsu and Rocco Servedio. Clayton's research focuses primarily on the representational properties and inductive biases of neural networks. He has additionally worked on solving learning combinatorial algorithms with transformers (as a Microsoft Research intern in summer 2023) and climate modeling with ML (as an Allen Institute for AI intern in summer 2022).
Clayton Sanford