|Baidu Opens Silicon Valley Lab, Appoints Andrew Ng as Head of Baidu Research|
|May 16, 2014|
Mr. Ng is widely regarded as a leading figure in the field of AI. He is a faculty member in Computer Science at
"We are delighted to welcome Andrew to our team. As a true visionary and key contributor in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Andrew is the ideal individual to lead our research efforts as we enter an era where AI plays an increasingly pronounced role," said
The research labs currently under the umbrella of
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