Seunghak Lee

I am a project scientist in the Machine Learning Department at Carnegie Mellon University, working with Prof. Eric P. Xing. I received my Ph.D. in Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University, M.Sc. in Computer Science at the University of Toronto, and B.S. in Chemistry and Computer Science and Engineering at POSTECH.


6219 Gates-Hillman Center (GHC)
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15213


  • Mar 2015: I joined Machine Learning Department at CMU as a project scientist.

  • Feb 2015: I obtained my Ph.D. in Computer Science Department at CMU.


  • Petuum: large-scale distributed machine learning framework. This software contains our works for parameter server and scheduler.

Selected Publication

Journal Papers

Conference Papers

  • S. Lee, A. Lozano, P. Kambadur, and E. P. Xing, An Efficient Nonlinear Regression Approach for Genome-Wide Detection of Marginal and Interacting Genetic Variations, to appear in the 19th International Conference on Research in Computational Molecular Biology (RECOMB 2015)

Selected Manuscripts