Diego Nieves Avendaño

Diego Nieves Avendaño


PhD Student at the Department of Information Technology (INTEC)


mail  Ghent University
> Department of Information Technology (INTEC)
>> IDLab research group
iGent, Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 126,
B-9052 Gent, Belgium

phone +32 (0)9 331 49 40
fax +32 (0)9 331 48 99
email Diego.NievesAvendano - @ - ugent.be


Diego Nieves Avendaño was born in Guadalajara, Mexico on February 6th 1990. He obtained a M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from KU Leuven in 2016, and a M.S.in Artificial Intelligence from KU Leuven in 2017. Starting from February 2017 he is active as a PhD student in the IDLab research group at Ghent University.

Research interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Black box modeling
  • Neural Networks