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Evan Patterson
Stanford University,
Statistics Department

I'm a PhD student working to improve the scientific process through research in...

  • AI for data science
  • knowledge representation
  • applied category theory
...and other things!

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Latest paper

Knowledge representation in bicategories of relations, 2017. Evan Patterson.

I explain how to represent relational knowledge in a mathematical structure called a bicategory of relations. I argue that the categorical-relational framework has important advantages over description logic, the dominant formalism for knowledge representation today. Read more