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Sepp Hochreiter

Institute of Bioinformatics at Johannes Kepler University of Linz


Sepp Hochreiter is a pioneer of Deep Learning and best known for developing the long short term memory (LSTM) and is currently heading the Institute of Bioinformatics at the Johannes University of Linz. LSTMs have emerged as the best-performing techniques in speech and language processing where they achieved several benchmark records. His current research projects include Deep Learning for drug design, for text and language analysis, for vision, and in particular for autonomous driving.