Google Research PhD Fellowship for Yves-Laurent Kom Samo

We are pleased to announce that Yves-Laurent Kom Samo, DPhil student in Engineering and specialising in Machine Learning, has been awarded one of 39 PhD Fellowships as part of the Google Research program.  This program, which recruits from North America, Europe and the Middle East, was established in 2009 'to recognize and support outstanding graduate students doing exceptional research in Computer Science and related disciplines.' Yves-Laurent was one of only seven students selected worldwide in the machine learning category and the only student from a European university.