Damian is the architect and creator of Wise.io’s core machine learning technologies. He previously spent a decade at Los Alamos National Laboratory solving real-world problems with machine learning, and was honored with numerous government competitions, awards, and grants.
He is the author of multiple popular open-source packages for scientific computing, and considers Python, UNIX, Go, and C++ template meta-programming the choice tools of his trade. Damian was a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Cambridge's Machine Intelligence Laboratory where he developed real-time 3D object categorization algorithms and Augmented Reality systems. He earned a PhD in Computer Science from UC Santa Cruz where he developed new boosting algorithms for object detection.