Chaitanya Joshi

Senior Data Scientist

Chaitanya Joshi is a senior data scientist at the Data Science Campus at ONS. Chaitanya (conveniently called Joshi) is trained as a theoretical quantum physicist obtaining a PhD in theoretical quantum physics from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. Prior to joining the Campus, Joshi had been a research fellow in Cardiff, York and St Andrews. Joshi’s research interests include, Deep learning, Natural language processing, Markov models, Predictive analysis and applications of quantum physics in Data Science. Since joining the campus, Joshi has applied a range of advanced statistical, machine learning and deep learning techniques on different projects. Outside normal working hours, Joshi enjoys cooking, running and working for charitable causes.

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Synthetic data for public good and art

Government organisations, businesses, academia, members of the public and other decision-making bodies require access to a wide variety of administrative and survey data to make informed and accurate decisions. However, the collecting bodies are often unable to share rich microdata without risking breaking legal and ethical confidentiality and consent requirements.

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