Portrait of John Winn

John Winn

Senior Principal Researcher


I am a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research Cambridge (opens in new tab), in the Machine Learning and Perception group (opens in new tab). My main research interests are machine learning, machine vision, ML for healthcare and information extraction.

Previously, I was a PhD. student in the Inference Group (opens in new tab) at the Cavendish Laboratory (opens in new tab), supervised by Chris Bishop and David MacKay (opens in new tab). I have also been a member of the Signal Processing Group (opens in new tab) at the Engineering Department (opens in new tab) and the Learning and Vision Group at the MIT AI Lab (opens in new tab). My undergraduate degree was in Electrical and Information Sciences at Cambridge University.

Take a look at my Model-Based Machine Learning book (opens in new tab).