Portrait of Roland Fernandez

Roland Fernandez

Principal Researcher


Roland works as an AI researcher in the Deep Learning group of Microsoft Research AI.  His research interests include the role of compositionality in perception, representation, and reasoning.

Before coming to the Deep Learning group, Roland worked in the VIBE group of Microsoft Research on Information Visualization and Human-Computer Interaction projects, most notably the SandDance (opens in new tab) project.  Before joining MSR, Roland worked in the areas of Natural User Interfaces, Programmer Tools, Operating Systems, and Databases.