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Michael Maire is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Chicago.  He was previously a research assistant professor at the Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC), where he maintains a courtesy appointment.  Prior to TTIC, he was a postdoctoral scholar at the California Institute of Technology.  He received a PhD in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2009.


Focus Areas: Computer Vision, Machine Learning

His research interests span computer vision, with emphasis on perceptual organization and object recognition, and deep learning, with focus on neural network architectures and optimization.


AI & Machine Learning

Foundations and applications of computer algorithms making data-centric models, predictions, and decisions

Visual Computing

Creating and analyzing data from the visual world, and visually understanding complex data

Labs & Groups

Machine Learning Group

Researchers at the University of Chicago and partner institutions studying the foundations and applications of machine learning and AI.

CERES Center for Unstoppable Computing

Andrew A. Chien
A dynamic community focused on reducing the fragility and complexity of computing systems, while also increasing their efficiency and lifetime.

News & Events

UChicago CS News

New UpDown Project Uses “Intelligent Data Movement” to Accelerate Graph Analytics

Oct 21, 2022
Past Event

Michael Maire (UChicago) – Emergent Neural Capabilities from Architectural Foundations

Oct 08, 2021
UChicago CS News

PhD Student Chengcheng Wan Receives Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant

Jun 23, 2021
UChicago CS News

DSI Discovery Challenge Awardees Train Data Science on Medicine, Clean Water, and Education

Apr 09, 2021
Past Event

Swabha Swayamdipta (Allen Institute) – Addressing Biases for Robust, Generalizable AI

Apr 01, 2021
Past Event

Rana Hanocka (Tel Aviv University) – Artificial Intelligence for Geometry Processing

Mar 08, 2021
Past Event

Dylan Foster (MIT) – Bridging Learning and Decision Making

Mar 04, 2021
Past Event

Yoon Kim (Harvard) – Deep Learning and Language Structure

Apr 02, 2020
Past Event

Subhransu Maji (UMass) – Task-Specific Recognition by Modeling Visual Tasks

Mar 11, 2020
Past Event

Adji Bousso Dieng (Columbia) – Deep Probabilistic Graphical Modeling

Feb 18, 2020
Past Event

Simon Du (IAS/Princeton) – Foundations of Learning Systems with (Deep) Function Approximators

Feb 12, 2020
UChicago CS News

CDAC Announces Autumn 2019 Discovery Grant Projects

Jan 06, 2020
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