Dr. Matthijs van Leeuwen
Matthijs is an assistant professor at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS), where he leads the Explanatory Data Analysis group. He is also affiliated with the Leiden Centre of Data Science (LCDS). Broadly speaking, his research can be situated in the fields of data mining, machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence (AI). More specifically, his primary research interest is exploratory data mining: how can we enable domain experts to explore and analyse their data, to discover structure and —ultimately— novel knowledge?