Victor  Pankratius
                            MIT - 
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Victor Pankratius leads the MIT Data Science Group at the Kavli Institute. His research advances computer-aided discovery in a new breed of intelligent systems that leverage artificial intelligence with integrated domain knowledge. To scale on big data, his research also explores new techniques in parallel computing and software engineering for AI.

Victor holds a Habilitation degree (~2nd PhD) in Computer Science from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (2012) and a Dr.rer.pol. (1st PhD) degree with distinction from the University of Karlsruhe (2007). From the University of Münster, Germany, he received a Diplom degree (M.S.) in Business Computer Science best of class (2003) and a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (BScIS, 2002).