I am a PhD student at Information and Language Processing Systems group (ILPS) at the University of Amsterdam. I work on multimodal machine learning and user behaviour understanding in e-commerce. I am supervised by Asst. Prof. Sebastian Schelter and Prof. Dr. Maarten de Rijke.

I hold a master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven) in Belgium. During my stay in Belgium, I did an internship at Language Intelligence and Information Retrieval Lab (LIIR) under supervision of Artuur Leeuwenberg and Prof. Dr. Marie-Francine Moens . Earlier, I earned a bachelor’s degree in Computational Linguistics at Novosibirsk State University (Novosibirsk, Russia).

More details are in my CV.


Throughout my life, I lived in the different places (chronological order): Komsomolsk, Ukraine; Gubkinsky, YANAO, Russia; Kiten, Bulgaria; Novosibirsk, Russia; Nantes, France; Moscow, Russia; Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Leuven, Belgium; Zurich, Switzerland; Utrecht, the Netherlands; Hilversum, the Netherlands.

As you can see, I enjoy travelling. Apart from that, my other interests include yoga and photography.