Evgeny Burnaev obtained his MSc in Applied Physics and Mathematics from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology in 2006. After successfully defending his PhD thesis in Foundations of Computer Science at the Institute for Information Transmission Problem RAS in 2008, Evgeny stayed with the Institute as a head of IITP Data Analysis and Predictive Modeling Lab. Since 2007 Evgeny Burnaev carried out a number of successful industrial projects with Airbus, SAFT, IHI, and Sahara Force India Formula 1 team among others as a Head of Data Analysis group in Datadvance llc. Since 2016 Evgeny Burnaev is an Associate Professor of Skoltech and manages his research group for Advanced Data Analytics in Science and Engineering, specialized in industrial analytics and development of machine learning methods. The main research directions are predictive modeling for optimization of technological processes and 3D computer vision with medical applications.
In 2017 Evgeny Burnaev (jointly with Alexey Zaytsev and Maxim Panov) was honored with the Moscow Government Prize for Young Scientists in the category "Transmission, Storage, Processing and Protection of Information" for his scientific contribution and leading the project "The development of methods for predictive analytics for processing industrial, biomedical and financial data."