SLAC Experts

Daniel Ratner

Head of SLAC machine learning initiative

Physicist Daniel Ratner. Physicist Daniel Ratner leads SLAC’s machine learning initiative. (Dawn Harmer/SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

Areas of research: New technologies; machine learning; deep learning; artificial intelligence; accelerator physics; physics and machine learning

Machine learning is changing every facet of what we do at SLAC. It gives us new ideas for how to design and run experiments, and it lets us look at more challenging data and ask tougher physics questions.”