Javier Diez.JPGProf. dr. Javier Díez

Javier Díez is Associate Professor at the Computer Science School at the UNED in Madrid, Spain, and Director of the Research Centre for Intelligent Decision-Support Systems (CISIAD) at the same university. After obtaining a Master in Theoretical physics, he did a PhD on artificial intelligence applied to medical diagnosis. He then specialised in medical decision analysis with probabilistic graphical models, which include Bayesian networks, influence diagrams and new types of models developed at the CISIAD. In the Hearing Minds project he has contributed to building a probabilistic model for assisting human experts in the programming of cochlear implants.

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