Lex Fridman is a researcher and a popular YouTuber known for his podcast, “Artificial Intelligence Podcast”. He is also a research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he works on topics related to deep learning, computer vision, and autonomous vehicles.
Fridman completed his undergraduate studies in computer science and mathematics at Brooklyn College, City University of New York. He went on to pursue a PhD in computer science at MIT, where he focused on topics related to deep learning and computer vision.
In addition to his academic work, Fridman is known for his podcast, “Artificial Intelligence Podcast”, which features interviews with leading experts in the fields of AI, machine learning, robotics, and other related fields. The podcast has gained a large following due to its informative and engaging content.
Fridman has also worked on a number of projects related to autonomous vehicles, including the DARPA Urban Challenge, which involved developing autonomous vehicles that could navigate through urban environments. His work in this area has contributed to the development of self-driving cars, which are expected to revolutionize transportation in the coming years.