Faculty Profiles

Aaron M. Fraenkel

Lecturer PSOE, Computer Science and Engineering




Data science, machine learning, large-scale abusive events on the internet

Fraenkel uses machine learning and experimental design to study large-scale abusive behaviors on the internet, particularly robot-driven events. His teaching expertise is in the end-to-end practice of data science, drawing from his industry experience with cybersecurity, anti-fraud, and anti-abuse systems.

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Before joining UC San Diego in 2018, Fraenkel worked as a senior scientist at Amazon in San Diego. He earned his Ph.D. at UC Berkeley. 

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Google Scholar Publications


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