Trent Spears

DPhil Student, Engineering, Machine Learning Research Group

Trent is researching the capacity for logic and reasoning by artificial systems.  Presently, Trent is analysing some canonical machine learning theory and appraising use cases for decision-making in business.  Trent has a secondary interest in cross-domain fusion of arbitrary expert knowledge in modelling temporal phenomena.  Trent is firmly curious about the philosophy of statistics. Trent recently spent time as an Associate for a leading global investment bank as a front office quant, and as a lecturer and business entrepreneur. Trent is supervised by Prof Stephen Roberts and Prof Stefan Zohren, and is gratefully supported by the Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance.