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created:August 26, 2007
karma: 23117
about: I got a PhD in computational biology, then I decided that I didn't really want to be a scientist. So I started writing code again. Now I use deep learning and other AI techniques to create software that helps design pharmaceuticals.

(I've seen some stuff. I was an early engineer at Justin.tv an engineer at Yelp.com doing "data science" before the term was invented, and most recently, I was fortunate enough to be able to start a couple of startups. Sadly, neither one worked out, but I've learned a lot in the process. Ask me if you have any questions!)

Other goals that have been haunting me, in no particular order:

1) Speak a non-english language fluently.

2) Live outside the US (check!)

3) Create at least one publicly exhibited work of art.

You can contact me at timaro on gmail.