Timothy R. Leek

Timothy R. Leek
Lincoln Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cyber System Assessments Group
244 Wood Street
Lexington, MA 02420-9108
email: tleek@ll.mit.edu

Mr. Timothy R. Leek joined the BMDS Integration Group at Lincoln Laboratory in 2001, investigating machine learning techniques for building decision architectures. In 2003, he joined what is now the Cyber System Assessments Group at Lincoln Laboratory. He is currently researching automated techniques for finding errors in programs, using a combination of static and dynamic analysis, and some machine learning.

Prior to joining the Laboratory, Mr. Leek worked as a technical writer for U.S. Surgical Corp, as a scientific programmer at Yale University, and as a systems administrator at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California. He then obtained an MS degree in computer science at the University of California, San Diego, in 1997, and joined Bolt Beranek and Newman, where he applied statistical methods to information retrieval, topic detection and tracking, machine translation, and summarization.

Mr. Leek received a BS degree in physics and a BA degree in English from the University of Connecticut in 1991, and the aforementioned MS degree in computer science from the University of California, San Diego.


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