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Mark Hamilton

Research Development Engineer II


Mark Hamilton is a Research Development Engineer on the Azure Cognitive Services Research team and a machine learning PhD student at the MIT Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Hamilton’s research interests include information theory, computer vision, and distributed systems. Recently, Hamilton has worked on creating new types of image retrieval engines to explore the visual arts and new types of networks that are aware of their own uncertainties. He leads Microsoft ML for Apache Spark, a distributed machine learning and microservice orchestration library, and has applied this work to problems in wildlife conservation, accessibility, and art museum outreach.