Rutu, Ph.D., helps Xyonix clients find novel value in their data. Rutu is an expert in text mining and natural language processing. She specializes in helping computers understand human language.
Rutu enjoys working with information extraction, topic modeling, recommender systems, word semantics, machine learning etc. and has applied these concepts to several verticals such as healthcare, retail, and finance - to name a few.
Rutu's experience includes being an academic collaborator for Watson (the system that won Jeopardy against human competitors), PwC, and startups Precyse (now nThrive) and Moz.
Rutu has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, a Postdoc in Biomedical Informatics from University of California, San Diego. In addition to helping Xyonix clients, Rutu serves as a faculty member at Northeastern University, Seattle.