Manuel Martín Salvador

I am an artificial intelligence researcher and software engineer based in Granada, Spain. I am currently working at Blink, where we are developing the next generation of eye tracking and gaze estimation tools using deep learning and computer vision techniques.

I hold a PhD in machine learning by Bournemouth University and a master's degree in computer engineering by the University of Granada.

Academic achievements

  • 2017 - PhD in Machine Learning @ Bournemouth University (PhD thesis)

  • 2011 - Master in Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems @ University of Granada (Master thesis, slides)

  • 2009 - Computer Engineering @ University of Granada (final project, slides)

For a complete CV please take a look to my LinkedIn profile.

Research publications

For an updated list of my research publications please take a look at my Google Scholar profile.

I also publish the slides I use for oral presentations in my SlideShare profile.

Awards and grants

  • Winner team of Transport Hackathon at Smarter Travel LIVE! (2016)

  • Peer prize - 7th Annual DEC PGR Poster Conference (2014)

  • ESA Special Prize and 2nd in overall ranking - European Satellite Competition (2013)

  • PGR Development Scheme - INRIA Visual Recognition and Machine Learning Summer School (2012)

  • PhD Scholarship - 3-year funding for covering my PhD studies at Bournemouth University (2012)

  • Distinction in my Master's Final Project - "Handling concept drift in data stream mining" (2011)

  • Distinction in my Degree's Final Project - "A recommendation system for leisure places in Andalusia" (2009)

  • Scholarship in the Department of Architecture and Computer Technology of the University of Granada for working 6 months in automatic timetabling (2008)


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