Portrait of Miruna Oprescu

Miruna Oprescu

Senior Data and Applied Scientist


Miruna Oprescu is a Senior Data and Applied Scientist at Microsoft Research New England. In her current role, Miruna works alongside researchers and software engineers to build the next generation machine learning tools for interdisciplinary applications.

Miruna spends her time between two projects: project ALICE, a Microsoft Research initiative aimed at applying artificial intelligence concepts to economic decision making, and the Machine Learning for Cancer Immunotherapies initiative, a collaboration with doctors and cancer researchers with the goal of applying machine learning techniques to improving cancer therapies.

Prior to her current position, Miruna was a software engineer at Microsoft building MMLSpark, an open source distributed machine learning library powered by Apache Spark.