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Name Dr Tijl De Bie
Job title Reader in Computational Pattern Analysis
Department Department of Engineering Mathematics University of Bristol
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Qualifications BA, MSc, PhD(Leuven)
Professional details
Keywords data mining
knowledge discovery
machine learning
pattern analysis
music information retrieval
Areas of expertise I have two main areas of expertise on which I am also actively doing research:

- Music information retrieval, and in particular the design of computer algorithms that are able to understand music audio like a human music listener does. For example, such algorithms might understand the harmony in music, recognize the melody, feel the beats, etc. Additionally, I am working on algorithms that subsequently use this music understanding for recommending music, making personalized playlists, and manipulating music in creative ways.

- Data mining and knowledge discovery i.e. algorithms for the discovery of patterns and relations in large amounts of data.
Languages (other than English)
Dutch spoken    written