About Who am I?

Hi! Welcome to my website.

My name is Manuel Martín Salvador. I am a 31-year-old Spaniard born in the lovely city of Granada. Currently, I'm living in Bournemouth (United Kingdom) working as a research and development engineer at Base. Some milestones of my education are:

  • 2017 - PhD in Machine Learning @ Bournemouth University (PhD thesis)
  • 2011 - Master in Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems @ University of Granada (Master thesis, slides)
  • 2009 - Computer Engineering @ University of Granada (final project, slides)
  • 2004 - High School @ IES Mariana Pineda
  • 1998 - Primary School @ CEIP Vicente Aleixandre

For a complete CV please take a look to my LinkedIn profile.

Research Publications, conferences and awards

Research topics

The main areas of my research are:

  • Data Mining
  • Data Stream Mining
  • Automatic Machine Learning
  • Data Pre-processing
  • Predictive Models (Classification and Regression)

Awards and grants

  • Winner team of Transport Hackathon at Smarter Travel LIVE! (2016)
  • Peer prize - 7th Annual DEC PGR Poster Conference (2014)
  • ESA Special Prize and 2nd in overall ranking - European Satellite Competition (2013)
  • PGR Development Scheme - INRIA Visual Recognition and Machine Learning Summer School (2012)
  • PhD Scholarship - 3-year funding for covering my PhD studies at Bournemouth University (2012)
  • Distinction in my Master's Final Project - "Handling concept drift in data stream mining" (2011)
  • Distinction in my Degree's Final Project - "A recommendation system for leisure places in Andalusia" (2009)
  • Scholarship in the Department of Architecture and Computer Technology of the University of Granada for working 6 months in automatic timetabling (2008)


I usually publish the slides of my talks in my Slideshare profile.


For an up-to-date list of publications please refer to my Google Scholar profile.

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Contact Get in Touch

  • Address: Bournemouth University
    Faculty of Science and Technology
    Poole House
    Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset
    BH12 5BB
    United Kingdom
  • Email: draxus (at) gmail.com | msalvador (at) bournemouth.ac.uk